LAN problem w W7 Tags: LAN Laptops Connection LAN Networking Last response: July 5, 2010 3:03 PM in Networking Share marty_39 July 2, 2010 9:10:41 PM Hello, I'm trying to connect to an external device through a LAN. Connection is good w an old laptop w XP but I can't connect w the new laptop (W7). I turned off all the firewalls, etc. More about : lan problem Anonymous a b D Laptop July 4, 2010 3:34:52 AM You've run the networking wizard ? Permitted file sharing on selected folders in the laptop ? marty_39 July 5, 2010 3:03:44 PM Yes I did run the wizard but it was only trying to reset the IP (which is set to be obtained automatically). I can't see why there would be a file sharing issue but I'll check that. Thanks. - Marty Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumUpgrade OEM CD W7 64-bit HP to PRO W7 can i still use OEM CD W7 HP ForumBuilding a file server with W7 and core i ForumPCI or PCI-e for W7 ForumW7 Vs XP. ForumNew w7 system freezes ForumW7 and Asus P6T driver issues? ForumOriginally CMOS problem , now cant find SSD with W7 , please help ForumW7 installation problem ForumMouse and keyboard not working at W7 login screen ForumFrwsh w7 on new build problem ForumCpu 1,6 Ram 3gb. Should W7 run ok? ForumAfter new config W7 & XP, W7 has Internet connect, but not XP...? ForumHelp Upgrading GPU + buying W7 (200-300$) ForumPC start up problem W7 ForumProblems installing w7 on my SSD ForumJust installed 64-bit W7 , coming from 32-bit Vista questions ForumRouter Setup Forum[Solved] Motherboard LAN Adaptor Problem ForumLAN problem ForumLAN Card Problem More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !