How come I cannot get sharing denied when I try to share my optical drive?

by on August 9, 2010

Q: I am trying to set up network sharing of my optical d drive between my netbook and my Toshiba laptop, I have set up the sharing and permission. When I try to connect my net book I get sharing denied because permission not enabled on other computer.


3 Responses to “How come I cannot get sharing denied when I try to share my optical drive?”
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    What versions of Windows are running on each device?

     
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    I am running windows7 on both computers

     
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    Picked as best answer

    See the ‘Advanced Sharing’ instructions at the bottom of this page: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/Share-files-with-someone