+ 0 Votes Mapping works just as well kaptandrews 7 years ago once both PC are on the same network/workgroup, just map a drive to the root of the other PC. Go to 'Tools' 'Map Network Drive" Pick a letter Type '\\ComputerName\C$' (Note: be sure to click "reconnect at logon" so you will no thave to go through this procedure again). + 0 Votes Make sure your firewall is off or allows jdclyde 7 years ago If the windows or other software firewall is on, you will not get onto the other computer. Network neighborhood won't broadcast because it isn't a routable protocol and takes up way too much bandwidth (chatty). This sharing also works best if you give your PC a static IP address.