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Q: Sharing Problem

I am using win7 home prem and am connected to a microsoft lan. The other computers on the network are using xp and

win98. I can see all the others on the network, can share files with xp machines but I can only open files on the win98 machines if they are set to read only. If I set the files to full access and set a password win7 asks for a password but will never accept the correct password. All my advanced sharing settings seem to be correct including turn off password protected sharing. Any help would be appreciated.

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You need to modify a registry entry on your Windows 7 machine - see here:
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/itprovistanetworking/thread/8e18df52-eaf0-4758-a1c1-87057d9f96e9.
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