Log in to check your private messages 
Username: Password:   
  HELPLINEDIRECT
  Computer Related Discussions:
Index  FAQ  Search  Memberlist  Usergroups  Profile  Join! (free)

"Error: \\pc name is not accessible.
Jump to:  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    HELPLINEDIRECT Forum Index » Windows Registry Tweaks and Fixes
Author Message
Please Register and Login to this forum to stop seeing this advertising.





Posted:

thebyrnie



Joined: 09 Nov 2008
Posts: 33


Location: Galway Ireland
PostPosted: Thu Dec 11, 2008 12:47 am  Reply with quote

"Error: \\pc name is not accessible. You might not have permission to use this network resource...Access is denied." When trying to access a share.

have 2 PC's on a wireless network - a laptop with Win XP home and a desktop with Win XP pro. Both PC's can see each other on the network under "view workgroup computers". The Desktop can access the Laptop's shares but the laptop cannot access the desktops shares - I get the above error message.

Have tried:

- Both ping each other successfully
- Computer browser is running on both
- Only one transport protocol installed, namely TCP/IP
- NetBIOS over TCP/IP is enabled in WINS
- Uninstalled third party client software
- Repaired the IP stack
- Repaired the Winsock
- Checked all NetBIOS names for possible duplicates
- All Firewall & Antivirus disabled (even tried uninstall)
- MS Firewalll disabled
- Both PC's have same users with no passwords
- Simple file sharing disabled on XP Pro (not poss on XP Home)

after ahving searched forum after forum i finally found my answer to resolve this, pretty simple once you know how

On the Pc that couldn't be browsed
This problem is caused when the "RestrictAnonymous" LSA registry value in XP gets changed from its default value of "0" (disabled) to "1" (enabled).  This registry value can be located by opening regedit and going to:
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Lsa]













-


_________________
The shit does what the shit does do!
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    HELPLINEDIRECT Forum Index » Windows Registry Tweaks and Fixes


 
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum

Card File  Gallery  Forum Archive phpBB skin developed by: John Olson
Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group
Create your own free forum | Buy a domain to use with your forum
www.techkings.org