Cant connect to desktop from laptop Tags: Configuration Laptops Desktops Wireless Networking Last response: March 20, 2010 5:20 PM in Wireless Networking Share turban02 March 20, 2010 12:30:14 AM Hello, okay i have a sony vaio windows 7 laptop and gateway desktop with vista. I had the networking working an able to print and all, but now my laptop can't find the desktop nor can my desktop find the laptop. whats going on? More about : connect desktop laptop Anonymous a b D Laptop March 20, 2010 8:29:38 AM Have you turned off firewall on both machines ? m 0 l roy124 March 20, 2010 5:20:46 PM What is the printer connected to? You seem to be suggesting that it is connected to the desktop and was shared with the laptop. Is the laptop connecting by wireless? Have you installed a firewall or something like Norton or Zone Alarm? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLaptop can't Connect to Internet when Desktop is Connected Forum SolvedLaptop can't connect to internet. Desktop can ping laptop, but laptop can't ping any computer on home network. Forum SolvedCan't access WIFI bridge connection from Laptop to Desktop Forum SolvedCan't connect second monitor to my desktop Forum Why can't Vista laptop print on printer connected to XP Desktop? Forum SolvedRemote Desktop can't connect to remote desktop Forum SolvedMy desktop can't connect to internet Forum SolvedMy desktop cant connect to the internet Forum SolvedDesktop without wireless pci card or usb wireless adapter can connect to WiFi through laptop internet sharing connection? Forum SolvedConnect an ATA Laptop HDD to desktop Forum I can't connect to the Internet from my desktop over wifi, well I'm connected but I can't do anything I troubleshoot and it sa Forum SolvedMy Laptop has a black screen and can't get into Desktop and more Forum Solvedis it possible to connect a desktop HDD to a laptop HDD Forum i can't connect my desktop to smartv (samsung) with hdmi Forum Solvedlaptop cant connect to wireless but mobile can Forum Solvedwould it be possible to connect a desktop cooler master fan to a toshiba laptop satelite l505 ? Forum Solvedhow to connect a hard with windows 7 drive in a desktop to a laptop with windows 8 Forum SolvedI cant connect my wireless printer on my desktop computer. need advice Forum SolvedCannot Connect Dlink-DIR 605L to desktop and laptop for internet use Forum Solvedmy laptop can't connect to my schools wired internet Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !