home network, IE all fine, but no sharing..

  Flying Teddy 18:25 02 Oct 2004
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I've got a modem/router to which my pc is connected by ethernet. I've also got two laptops which are connected to the router by wireless cards. These all work OK (after some messing about - the M$ wizards are particularly unhelpful), and all machines can access the internet. Running xp/pro throughout.

What I can't do is to get the three machines to talk to each other. I've set various folders' sharing on, and also that of the printer connected to the pc. I simply cannot get either of the laptops to access the printer or other folders in the pc, or indeed in each other.

Does anyone have a any suggestions or know of a good tutorial site (without long words) where I can find out what I'm doing wrong?

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