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 Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !