problems netwroking

  tmle8 12:31 31 Jan 2004
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both pcs one is a laptop. going through a wireless router. both can share broadband connection fine, but see each others shared files, can not access my network places as permission denied? can anyone help pls?

  tmle8 12:32 31 Jan 2004

sorry both sys run on XP

  fredo3 13:13 31 Jan 2004

I was having the same problem.

I bypassed this problem by clicking on start/search/computers or people and type in the target computers IP address.

I then made a shorcut icon when it finds the computer and simply click on this icon to access the target computer.

  Smiler 13:18 31 Jan 2004

Is the firewall stopping you?

  tmle8 17:18 31 Jan 2004

nah i disabled the firewall at the time,
unless there is another firewall from windows but i dont think i enabled that one either

  Smiler 20:09 31 Jan 2004

I think xp has a firewall better check it's not enabled.

  tmle8 21:35 31 Jan 2004

what fredo3 suggested has worked!!!
thamks alot

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