On Mon, 30 Apr 2007 17:28:05 -0400, "Walter Blanchard"
>[cross posted to hardware.devices]
>I have a friend with a home network. He has XP MCE 2005 on 2 machines and
>Vista (Ultimate on one, Premium on another) on 2 machines.
>Vista can see and share folders on XP
>XP can see and share folders on Vista
>Simple sharing off on XP
>Printer sharing Security allows full control to Everyone on XP
>Printers are USB Canon on both XP machines.
>Vista can see XP printers on both, but gets "access denied" message.
>Any help will be appreciated.
Generally, you're looking at a misconfigured or overlooked personal firewall, or
other security component. There are several other possibilities too, and any
might be the cause of your problem. Read this article with an open mind.
What account are you using for sharing, on the XP computers? Guest, maybe?
Check the restrictanonymous setting.
Chuck, MS-MVP [Windows - Networking] http://nitecruzr.blogspot.com/
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