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Old September 15, 2012, 07:59 PM
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Originally Posted by Perineum View Post
In my experience WinXP and Win7 will just suddenly stop sharing with each other. A reboot of both machines are required, then without changing anything it starts to work again.

Then, it'll repeat. I've never figured out the reason.
That's been my experience as well, although a reboot doesn't always resolve the issue. Fortunately I'm now running Win7 on all but one of my household PCs and the XP laptop doesn't need to share files with the rest of the network.
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