Network file sharing problem - one sided mirror?



treehh
07-10-2005, 02:14 AM
I got 2 boxes running win xp sp1 networked together via a workgroup & linksys
router.

PC1 can view/access all the shared folders. PC2 can only view PC2 and itself
under the workgroup. But got the \\PC1 is not accessible.... error message.

HELP! HELP! HELP!

Mark L. Ferguson
07-10-2005, 02:14 AM
Description of File Sharing and Permissions in Windows XP (Q304040): http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q304/0/40.ASP

Windows XP Professional File Sharing: http://www.practicallynetworked.com/sharing/xp_filesharing/index.htm

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Mark L. Ferguson
FAQ for MS Antispyware version 1.0.509
http://www.geocities.com/marfer_mvp/FAQ_MSantispy.htm
marfers notes for windows xp http://www.geocities.com/marfer_mvp/chatNotes.htm
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"treehh" <treehh@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:C7797311-2CD9-4A0B-84B3-2E7F20CA5DB0@microsoft.com...
>I got 2 boxes running win xp sp1 networked together via a workgroup & linksys
> router.
>
> PC1 can view/access all the shared folders. PC2 can only view PC2 and itself
> under the workgroup. But got the \\PC1 is not accessible.... error message.
>
> HELP! HELP! HELP!

treehh
07-10-2005, 02:15 AM
Problem solved
refer to
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone/newsgroups/reader.mspx?query=treehh&dg=&cat=en-us-ms-winxp&lang=en&cr=US&pt=&catlist=B0DE109D-10E1-4C3C-BCC9-8EB7A22FC6A0&dglist=&ptlist=&exp=&sloc=en-us

"treehh" wrote:

> I got 2 boxes running win xp sp1 networked together via a workgroup & linksys
> router.
>
> PC1 can view/access all the shared folders. PC2 can only view PC2 and itself
> under the workgroup. But got the \\PC1 is not accessible.... error message.
>
> HELP! HELP! HELP!


Network file sharing problem - one sided mirror?