1) My former XP (desktop) to XP (netbook) home network worked perfectly! I could print from either computer to a shared printer, I could use the DVD and CD drives located on my desktop with my netbook, etc.
2) I just upgraded my desktop to Win7, and while I love Win7, the home network is gone. I can "see" my netbook on my desktop network, but can't access it. I can't even "see" my desktop (nor printer, etc) from my netbook.
3) I can get on the internet with my netbook through a wired or wireless router connected to my desktop. And, yes, I've tried all the wizards for home network setups, to no avail. Any ideas out there?
Update: On my Windows7 desktop I turned off "password protected sharing" in the "change sharing for different network profiles" and can now "see" most of the home network. I can only access the printer so far, but making progress....
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