Networking Windows 8 and Windows 7 Home Premium

I am trying to share a printer that is connected to my Windows 8 Pro laptop with a Windows 7 Home Premium laptop.  Cannot get the Windows 7 computer to see the Windows 8 computer. However, Windows 8 computer can see & connect to the Window 7 computer.  Any ideas?
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Use a HomeGroup. It is a painfully simple way to do it..

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/products/features/homegroup

 

Windows 10 Pro - Start10 - part of a local network which is a '3rd party optimizer-free' zone..

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