|I am having trouble connecting to my desktop(xp) computer over my home network using my laptop(vista).|
Note: this is a wired network.
Under Network Places on the desktop pc, i can see my laptop under the list of computers found on the network and i can access the shared folders.
When i go under Network with my laptop with Vista i see my desktop pc under the list of computers found on the network, but when i try to access it i am prompted with the following message:
\\MYPC is not accessible. You might not have permission to use this network resource.Contact the admin of the server to find out if you have access permissions
I have tried all the possible solutions for this issue on the MS website but none seem to work for me.
This issue started when i i had to reset the registry in order to upgrade my Internet Explorer from 7 to 8.
Is there something related with network permissions in the registry that i have to edit in order to solve my problem?