I tried the solutions mentioned. Network Discovery is on and password protection is off as I prefer,
OK....so Homegroup is set up between my FamilyPC running Win7 and Kevin-PC (really a laptop)also running Win7. There is also a Roku box, an Xbox Extender and a Grace internet radio on the homegroup. Attached to FamilyPC is a printer and an external hard drive used for Archiving. Everything appears to be properly configured and the printer and the external drive can both be accessed by both computers
but neither computer can access the other's main (C
Trying to reach Kevin-PC's C: drive from FamilyPC gives me this error.....
"Windows cannot access \\Kevin-PC\c......You
do not have permission....Contact your network administrator to request access".
Trying to reach back the other way gives the same appropriate message. Of course the administrators are the Users of these units.
I have been fooling around with the Homegroup Troubleshooter and changing permissions but nothing has worked so far. Anybody got a clue?