PC cannot see others on network but other can see it

Discussion in 'Wireless Networking' started by Jack D, Apr 26, 2008.

  1. Jack D

    Jack D Guest

    I have a wireless router set up with a cable modem and two pcs connected.
    They see each other
    I have a wireless laptop which can bee seen by the above pcs but cannot see
    the pcs

    any help appreciated

    Thanks
     
    Jack D, Apr 26, 2008
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  2. Hi
    Successful Sharing involves some general consideration in Network settings,
    http://www.ezlan.net/sharing.html
    As well as specific adjustment of each computer according to what it is
    allowed to be shared.
    Vista File and Printer Sharing-
    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/network/evaluate/vista_fp.mspx
    Windows XP File Sharing -
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;304040
    Printer Sharing XP -
    http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/networking/expert/honeycutt_july2.mspx
    Windows Native Firewall setting for Sharing XP -
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/875357
    Windows XP patch for Sharing with Vista -
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/922120
    Jack (MVP-Networking).

    "Jack D" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    >I have a wireless router set up with a cable modem and two pcs connected.
    > They see each other
    > I have a wireless laptop which can bee seen by the above pcs but cannot
    > see the pcs
    >
    > any help appreciated
    >
    > Thanks
    >
     
    Jack \(MVP-Networking\)., Apr 26, 2008
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  3. Jack D

    BobT Guest

    "see" means it shows up in explorer as a pc which has folders shared.

    "Frankster" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    >
    > "Jack D" <> wrote in message
    > news:...
    > >I have a wireless router set up with a cable modem and two pcs connected.
    > > They see each other
    > > I have a wireless laptop which can bee seen by the above pcs but cannot
    > > see the pcs
    > >
    > > any help appreciated
    > >
    > > Thanks
    > >

    >
    > What does "see" mean to you, exactly?
    >
    > -Frank
    >
     
    BobT, Apr 28, 2008
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