November 28, 2009 John So how do you tell 7 to log in on the workgroup instead of the homegroup that has a password window? The process is not intuitive or well explained by Microsoft but I followed your instructions & voila, it worked! Robert4 says: 5 years ago Thanks. Browsing these files with the 7 install program brings up the following" The file *.INF' is needed.There is no .INF file found in any of the download packages and a search http://sauvblog.com/windows-7/cannot-share-fax-printer-windows-7.html
Now if you go into Network in Windows 7 you should see your XP machine and the Windows 7 as well which in this case is Mysticgeek-PC. It helps me connect my printer from Win7 to XP in no time. I was at my last resort when I found your fix. This should be added to the tut stat! http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/share-files-and-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/
Next select "Connect to this printer…" and type in the path for the printer connected to the Windows 7 machine and click next. Now click Yes to the confirmation message. The Windows 7 machine runs the current RC. I had to run the Set up Network wizard on the XP Machine before it would recognise the 7 machine. The information you provided was easy to follow and did the job.
This will pop a dialog asking for the port name - enter "\\Windows 7 Machine Name\Printer Name On Windows 7" where you put your info into the fields. Great Help. Ari says: November 24, 2015 at 10:55 pm Thank you. How To Share A Printer In Windows 7 To Xp Mode Now I can print from Windows 7 to the printer on my XP machine.
So, I cannot connect to the printer. Question: My printer, Epson RX500, is connected directly via USB to a PC running XP Pro SP3. When I checked my reg I found the key missing. http://superuser.com/questions/963755/how-to-connect-windows-xp-to-printer-connected-to-windows-10-pro I go through the entire setup process, but i can't see XP on W7.HELP!
I cannot get past this step to get the printer to link up. How To Connect Windows Xp To Windows 7 Via Lan The advice was perfect! When I use Admin account with pass - credentials not enough sth. Try again later." Using DiffMerge as the external tool of AB Commander How to erase the icon and/or thumbnail cache in Windows 8 and 10 Transferring images between your PC and
thanks again. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-hardware/sharing-printers-between-windows-7-and-xp/4879c815-b48d-4e1f-a445-695200d4b8f3?auth=1 That did it for me. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 johnte lex says: 7 years ago nice piece of work, this info solved my problem. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit This is my pillow How to move product description after product options in Magento2 Draw a hollow square of # with given width Strength check between medium size and large size
Next double click on "Customize your printer". news asked 1 year ago viewed 27076 times active 5 months ago Visit Chat Linked 0 Sharing Canon lbp2900b printer from Win 10 to Win Xp Related 1How to connect the printer Mark Ranjan says: 6 years ago Thank you very much, It really works. Thanks a million. Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together
Eric Zach says: 6 years ago That's some great advice. STRICTLY USE CABLE CONNECTION. Thanks in advance. http://sauvblog.com/windows-7/cannot-share-printer-between-vista-and-windows-7.html The file *.inf on (unknown) is needed".
Organize your photo library with the Rename tool of AB Commander Windows does not offer the NTFS format option? Connect Xp To Windows 7 Homegroup Thanks, Bill mxper18 says: 6 years ago SUPER THANKS! I followed your steps and I get a message that says that my address is incorrect.
TSH says: 6 years ago Thanks for your very excellent article! November 15, 2009 peter3 The only thing that I could make work was installing printers as LOCAL printers rather than NETWORK printers. Makes it rough when the kids find something they want/need to print for school and have to go and change computers. Sharing Printer Windows Xp Ke Windows 7 I have unzipped these files and have them stored in a folder on the7laptop.
Then try printing again. Britec09 203,068 views 9:12 Share A Printer In Windows 7 - Duration: 5:28. But then, when I hooked the printer back up to the XP and tried to share from it out to the W7, the W7 forgot it had ever downloaded the driver. check my blog cryn says: 6 years ago Worked!!!
I get to the part where I see my XP PC, but when i double click on it, the Shared Printer does not display -- instead I get a message "Windows I read one internet post that said the driver name has to be the same on both the PC and the laptop? thought i was a guru till i upgraded to rc. nassy says: 6 years ago Thank you so much.
November 29, 2009 Mick Tried all the above could not get it to work,when I clicked share this printer in Win 7 kept getting error code 0x000006d9,googled it and came across THANK YOU. I tried to use the win 7 machine to install same xp drivers for 86 machine and it gives an error message the location does not contain ip5000 driver for the The windows 7 sees the Vista, but we have the printer on the XP and that 7 just won't see the XP>> The XP is hooked up wirelessly to system using
Thanks Mike and others who've taken the time to share their solutions. After 3 days, hours on the phone and endless pains…I followed your walkthrough and was printing in 2 minutes. Thanks a million. When i click "connect" like you recommend, I get an "access is denied" error even though it is set to share on the XP machine.
Step 3: Click on Start and then click on Devices and Printers. AJSimon says: 5 years ago My windows xp printer is sharing, but I still am not able to connect with my windows 7 laptop. Go to the Printers section and select the printer that you want to share. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed
But i'm trying to connect to a printer (that is on a windows 7 computer) through my Windows XP laptop. Md Tanvir 13,420 views 7:22 File & Device Shareing Between Windows XP & Windows 7 - Duration: 9:46.