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Old 02-01-2006, 11:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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well, i hve another issue.. i hve 2 conected PCs. a few weeks back they were able to share. but now i dont know what happened my sister's computer's MY DOC is set to PRIVATE but i cannot click on it to uncheck it cuz its disabled, i cannot find a way to enable it. Also she has windows fire wall, which is also not able to turn on or off(options disabled) it says "The options on this tab are disabled because this folder is in another folder that is private" wth does that mean?!?!?!?!? omg.. help pl0x
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Old 02-02-2006, 12:04 AM   #2 (permalink)
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are you and your sister admins on both of the computers?
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Old 02-02-2006, 12:51 AM   #3 (permalink)
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yes we are both logged in as admins

i am 95% sure of that, but where do i check? to make sure
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try to do a windows update if it lets you you are admin. or you can check user accounts in the control pannel.
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ya i am the admin , but i can't enable those options..
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Try to change it under the true administrator account. You can access that by booting the machine into safe mode, which you will then see that true administrator account.
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one of you to made your folders private....sounds like she did.
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go on her side of the computer and run the network setup wizard. then share that folder. this should ungrey the private option on that folder
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