Network Problems

  SteevScotland 17:03 25 Feb 03

I have set up a network between two computers using the network setup wizard in XP. The internet shairing wizard works fine but when I try to access one computer from the other I get the following error message

"MSHOME is not accessable. You might not have permission to use this network resourse.Contact the administrator of this server to find out if you have access permissions.

The list of servers for this workgroup is not currently avalable."

What could cause this and what are the possible solutions?

Cheers S

  jazzypop 17:31 25 Feb 03

Try disabling simple file sharing - see click here

  SteevScotland 23:22 25 Feb 03

Thanks Im looking at that site now.

Cheers S

  SteevScotland 23:40 25 Feb 03

But I noticed that one computer has nothing when you open my network places, But the other has folders on that computer.

Cheers S

  jazzypop 23:50 25 Feb 03

Have you disabled firewalls on both PCs (including XP's built-in one)? And disabled simple file sharing on both?

  SteevScotland 00:00 26 Feb 03

yes I think so. Just checking now.

Cheers S

  SteevScotland 00:17 26 Feb 03

the XP fire wall was still on on one of the computers.

Thanks for your help jazzypop!

Cheers S

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