"dave" <dave@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Hi i have a 2 pcs running vista, one hard wired other wireless. Have
> to setup home network and specifically printer sharing, but this only
> if i switch off the windows firewalls on both pcs.
> I am obviously concerned that this leaves me vulnerable what can i do to
> this problem.
I have the network location set to "private" for wired and wireless Vista
machines on my home LAN. That allows me to enable network discovery,
sharing, etc... http://www.microsoft.com/technet/com...uy/cg0906.mspx http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/l.../bb727037.aspx
Al Jarvi (MS-MVP Windows Networking)
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