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Cannot have access to my server

By Ogbonzor ·
Hi,
My Vista ultimate laptop cannot logon to my xp server professional on the workgroup network but my other computers with xp can be accessed.
What could be the problem?

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How is your laptop connected to the network?

by ThumbsUp2 In reply to Cannot have access to my ...

You need to provide more information before we can begin to GUESS at 'What could be the problem'.

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logon to? RDP? Network share?

by rjluvkc In reply to Cannot have access to my ...

On a workgroup, you need to have the same user account on both machines.
How are you trying to access it?

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Turn off firewall

by LarryD4 In reply to Cannot have access to my ...

Turn off the firewall or add the ip of the server to it?

If you left the firewall on, on your laptop, you will need to add the exception for the server to it or turn it off.

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On another note,

by LarryD4 In reply to Cannot have access to my ...

I never heard of XP Server Pro..

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