still having probs networking 2 pc,s

  geewis357 20:33 04 Jan 2005

I have been having probs conecting a laptop(xp pro) to a desktop(xp home). From the desktop no probs, I can access all files on the laptop but when I try the other way round I get a mesage that the comp is inaccessable and to contact the admin (ME)
also the message that Logon failure: the user has not been granted the requested logon type at this computer

does this mean anything to anybody, with thanks to any help

  TomG 20:38 04 Jan 2005

have you set up sharing permissions for the folders you are trying to access?

  geewis357 20:42 04 Jan 2005

Thats one of the first thinks I did,all is shared

  TomG 20:49 04 Jan 2005

Have you run the network wizard on both machines? Try these this website click here


click here

  AndySD 20:52 04 Jan 2005

If you have firewalls on these pc's go into the properties and set them for a network.

  geewis357 20:58 04 Jan 2005

Thanks Andy I will try that right away.

By the way the desktop is conected to the internet via adsl modem and the laptop is conected to the desktop via a network hub and has no probs conecting to the internet through this

  TomG 21:00 04 Jan 2005

Andy is right but you have to disable the firewalls first then run their network setup then enable the firewalls

  geewis357 21:05 04 Jan 2005

Thanks guys i will do that now and post the results in a mo

  geewis357 21:11 04 Jan 2005

tryed that the prob is still ther

  AndySD 21:16 04 Jan 2005

Is it Zone alarm on the pc?

Also on the pc do you log in with a password?

  geewis357 21:23 04 Jan 2005

no zone alarm, norton 2004 installed on both pc's. I don't think the fire wall is the prob rather than the laptop config.

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