Can't access network

By gsaplontai
Jan 4, 2008
  1. Since 2 days I can access the network only if I login with administrator account on Windows XP. With my account doesn't work. The internet works, i see the network but i can't acces it!
    Can anybody help me with this??
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    To create a network

    Better to use an account with Administrator privlidges (Not the actual Administrator account - usually only seen in Safe mode)
  3. gsaplontai

    gsaplontai TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I already have a network created on my account and worked, I can see the shared folders but can't access them. The oders users can access my shared folders!
    Thank you!
  4. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    when it comes to networks and passwords, sharing and permissions it is better to have an administrator account.

    netsetup will create a floppy disk at the end of the wizard that can be used on all your computers on a network, making them all the same
    You will need to re-share your folders again
    But I recommend doing this.
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