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Setting up *persistent* access to Windows 7 RRS feed

  • Question

  • I've upgraded an XP machine to W7 (fresh install), set up folder shares for access by a remote XP machine and they work fine for several hours (maybe half a day at most) then stop working. I get a message that remote system is not accessible and I "might not have permission to use this network resource". A reboot restores access/permissions again but only for a few hours.  I can still see the W7 shares from another W7 machine; just not from my XP machine anymore.

    Have setup access to be controlled through the use of same userid/password on both machines

    Very strange to me that I seem to have set everything up right since it works right away but that hours later it stops working.

    Neither of the affected system ever goes into standby mode.

    Sunday, January 8, 2012 7:46 PM