Reboot the machine and you should be good to go. I conclude that each workstation's shared resources need to be registered locally on all the other PCs on the network, and that the same list is what those PCs then consult Thanks a bunch. Worked like magic! http://mixtecadigital.com/windows-xp/unable-to-see-computers-in-workgroup-xp.html
Any ideas besides a reload would be considered. Thanks and Best Regards umair Mominul says: 7 years ago I am able to ping other computers, but can’t access shares, please help me! Report cybercipolla- Apr 25, 2013 07:54PM GENIUS!!!! pls help t34r says: 5 years ago After adjusting all the recommended settings for file sharing.
RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows XP (Solved) - XP cannot find workgroup/network name (7 posts) A CCM membership gives you access to additional options. About the third line down you will see node type and I would bet it is most like set to peer-peer. I'm fresh out of ideas.
However, your suggestion about switching to a static IP then back to DHCP gave me the idea of trying to do an ipconfig /release and /renew and that fixed my issue. View all 6 comments Report Dalnutt- Apr 3, 2009 10:34PM Go to control panel/admin tools/services/server. Still not quite sure why it "forgot" them after a routine Windows update although I could ping them via their IP addresses, etc. Windows Xp Network Discovery I followed your tutorial but I still cannot see the other PC.
I had this problem a month ago & ended up creating a new workgroup which solved the issues until recently. Thanks! Chris Pat says: 8 years ago After a virus attack I guess, my firewall was disabled and grayed out that I could not change the settings.My local area network was working network adaptors are what allows the computers to see each other.
When i click my network connection on the XP, where i used to be able to see everyone, its blank, and when i click view workgroup connection, i get an error Can't See Other Computers On Network Windows 7 Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top ronniesonora Posts: 919 This post has been reported. I have a boost program that turns it off, so I just start it up again and no problems. It is always helpful to see what people try and what works for people in various circumstances.
umair says: 7 years ago dear sir, In LAN environment my computer has access / ping other computer but other computer have no access / ping. peer-peer does not check local broadcast for resolution, it only checks the cache and then looks for a wins server. Workgroup Is Not Accessible Windows Xp Helpful +3 Report daibak Aug 27, 2009 01:25PM There's a confusing amount of accurate and inaccurate detail in this thread so I'm relating critical steps I took this morning helping a Workgroup Is Not Accessible. You Might Not Have Permission To Use This Network Resource All are connected to a 2wire 1000SW gateway/router through a net gear network switch.
The printer immediately showed up in the printers list on the remote PC. Please refer to maxcat's post under Sevenslade - it's a regedt32 fix that worked for me. Ivory says: 7 years ago Hi, I've Got an old Dell P4600 server with 2k server installed & computer with XP intalled. I can ping other computers but am not able to open shared drives on other computers. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows Xp
It is important to me to be able to use this network. Who came up with that sh*t?! To change it open Regedit and find the navaget to the following: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\NetBt\Parameters Look at the DhcpNodeType key. his comment is here Other computers can read files from my laptop and write to it; they can read and write files to and from each other; however the laptop cannot see other computers or
XP pro hard-wired to a router, XP Pro wireless desktop and Vista Home Premium laptop. Workgroup Computers Not Showing In Windows 7 Mujeeb says: 7 years ago We are connected in a network have domain and clients environment. All was well until one day the workgroup split in two.
I am able to Ping from A to B and B to A but I can still not access either from either pc. I have an exact oposite of the problem described here by a few people. my remaining error is that acces denied :D BTW its ok... Windows Cannot Access Network Share You Do Not Have Permission Anyway, I have had three computers networked together for several years.
Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top thphlstr Posts: 11 This post has been reported. fed up. B shows up in B's Network Places but A does not show up in either pc can you help? weblink but not all machine is shown in the network computers, some are missing.