Help w/Win200 and Win98 home network

By aprec8
Jun 7, 2006
  1. I have the two machines (win2K & win98) conected to a hub. The win98 machine sees and shares with the win2K but not the other way around. When I search 4 computers near me the win98 box does not show. I once had it to where I got an "Internal Error" message from explorer.
    Any ADVICE?
  2. TypeX45

    TypeX45 TS Rookie Posts: 144

  3. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,322   +622

    Win/98 wants to use a workgroup name of WORKGROUP and XP likes MSHOME.
    Just change one to match the other :)
  4. aprec8

    aprec8 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks for the help.
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