Wednesday, August 3, 2011

How to Share Files and folders between Windows 7 and XP

Facing problem during sharing between Widows 7 and Windows XP? Follow these simple steps carefully and you will done.

In your Win 7 PC check and do following:-
1. Make sure your win 7 and win xp pc are under same workgroup like "Workgroup"
to make sure, go to Start > My computer > Properties.

2. Go to Control panel > Network and Internet > Network and sharing center > Change advanced sharing system (from left) > scroll down and turn off "Password Protecting Sharing"

3. Right click on the folder in win 7 which you want to share > SHARE WITH > SPECIFIED PEOPLE > Add "Everyone" to the list > and change permission label to read/  write in same window.

Now you done it.

Let me know if you face any problem?