File share Windows 7 and Windows xp

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Networking' started by watson333, Oct 27, 2009.

  1. watson333

    watson333 New Member

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    I a m not having any joy setting up file shareing between 7 and xp.
    I have followed all the tutorials that I have found with no luck.
    Can anyone point me in the right direction please?:)
     
  2. PaulWSmith

    PaulWSmith New Member

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    For what it is worth in my case it was my non-windows firewall that was causing me the issue. As soon as I marked the connections as 'Trusted' in the firewalls on all three of my PCs they all saw each other and I am able to share files and devices.
     

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