The wireless clients seem to be communicating, but they do not appear in the
My Computer screen or in the My Network Places screen.
Verify that File and Printer Sharing is enabled on all the computers on your
- Open Control Panel.
Note for XP Users: If you are looking at Category View in Windows XP, click
Switch to Classic View.
- In Control Panel, double-click the Network Connections icon or Network
and Dial-up Connections icon, depending on your version of Windows.
- Right-click the network connection for your wireless adapter and then click
- In the network connection properties screen, verify that the File and
Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks check box is selected. If this
item is not present, click Install. In the Select Network Component
Type box, select Service and click Add. In the Select Network
Service box, select File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks
and click OK. Close the network connection properties screen.
- Close the Network Connections screen.
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