File Sharing

Forum discussion tagged with File Sharing.
  1. Question trying to use two laptops for file sharing that are connected to same wifi router or network.

    Hello sir I have one pc which is connected to internet through a router (LAN) using ethernet cable. The router also enables my laptops to use wifi so i have connected both laptops using wifi to the router. I am trying to connect these PC to a single public folder or server to share files. I have...
  2. J

    [SOLVED] [Solved] simple networking under latest W10

    Hello, i'm having quite some hard time trying to build a simple home networking. i thought it would be easier, but it seems all the tuts i come across were for precedent Windows versions i have my main PC connected to the box by an Ethernet (PCI) card. and i'm trying to connect it to a second PC...
  3. AtotehZ

    Question Network drive in Windows 10

    Hello everyone, I need to set up a network drive that can be easily accessed on my local network. It will be set up on a Windows 10 pro server that's on 24/7 and has to be accessible from both Android, Linux and Windows. What is the best way of doing this? Back in WinXP I had no problem with...
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    [SOLVED] Login failure: the user has not been granted the requested logon type at this computer

    I'm trying to share a folder between computers. The first computer has the file on it and I shared it with all privledges (read/write/etc..) for all users. It is a Win 7 home computer so its not a domain account. The second computer is on the domain. I get "\\computer 1 is not accessible. You...
  5. dotas1

    [SOLVED] File sharing in home network

    Hi guys! I have a home network that has 2 PC(let's call them PC 1 and PC 2) and 2 laptops (Laptop 1 and Laptop 2) connected with cables through my router. The 2 PCs have latest Windows 10 PRO 1909 version and the 2 laptops latest Windows 7 Home with all the latest updates installed. My problem...
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    Question Use wifi to transfer files while using wired for gaming

    Is it possible to use both wireless and wired at once without changing up in setting (make it automatic) if u wondering why when i transfer files via WiFi is because wifi speed can go up to 350mb/s while my wired (Ethernet cat5) is only 100mb/s Yes i know i could go buy cat 6 and be done but I...
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    Question What router to go with?

    Hey all, so have a fairly limited budget but am looking at getting either of the routers below and am after some opinions and reasons as to which one. 1. D-Link Taipan DSL-4320L Tri Band AC3200 ADSL2+/VDSL2 Wireless Modem Router NetGear Nighthawk X4S D7800 Dual-Band Router Linksys AC5400 Tri...
  8. faslanetech

    Question I can only connect to my SMB shares if WIFI is connected on my PC Tower.

    Hi All...OK, So when I'm home and want to connect to my shared folders etc that are on my network, I can only connect to them successfully if the tower is connected to WiFi, even though it's already on Ethernet and can be seen on the network from any phone, laptop, tablet etc. IF I disconnect...
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    Question Which file sharing protocol would be the best for remote access and supported by Windows 10?

    I have a little home server. I have set up an SFTP and SMB share. The problem is that SFTP is not supported by Windows 10's File Explorer, SMB is good locally but as I read feedback, it's pretty dangerous to open it on the router. The reason why I need it to be supported by Windows is because I...
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    Question First time using Bluetooth, not working

    So I tried Bluetooth for the first time connecting my Smartphone and PC. I got them paired but then tried to send a photo from the phone to the PC and keep getting file not sent. I have no idea what is happening. Any other tutorials I need to see?
  11. Lil’bertz

    Question Which is better: GTX 1050 laptop or RX 560X laptop?

    i have been canvassing laptop in my country and found a similar 2 priced laptops (around $800 when convertedto USD) the former has an i5 U-model cpu and a gtx 1050 mobile and the latter has an ryzen 5 H-model with an rx 560x some guys say that rx 560 mobile is the same as the rx 560x despite...
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    Which Graphics Card Should I Get?

    So I can get a 750Ti, 950 and 460 all by Nvidia. They are all around the same price. Which one should I get?
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    32" Curved or 43" 4K for a GTX1080?

    I'm unsure if I should go with a 40" 4K or 32" curved monitor. For curved, I'm looking at an LG 34UC88; for 4k, I'm considering 43" Acer ET430K or 42.51" Dell P4317Q. However, I'm open to other suggestions too. Uses: some work, multitasking, streaming and gaming. Most of my gaming is single...
  14. J

    battery problem help

    is anyone having problems with their battery on a Toshiba satellite p55w-c5208 the 4khd edition?
  15. Z

    Ryzen 3 2200g + Asus strix b450 + gtx 1050ti

    What ram is good and compatible with these components? thanks
  16. M

    My fortnite is locked and I can’t change it, please help!!

    When I load up epic games launcher everything works fine and the resolution is perfect but when I click on ‘launch’ fortnite the game loads up as a thin slither of a screen, I have tried numerous methods including changing the resolution of the game and even uninstalling and reinstalling. If you...
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    Screen is 'stretched' (windows 7)

    the screen is stretched, i tried going in screen resolutions but there is no recommended option and the highest (1024 x 768) is still stretched. I tried looking for updates for my graphics driver in windows updates but there is no updates. i have intel (r) hd graphics.
  18. mousegolf

    Asus Q-Connector for Z370-E Gaming

    I am looking for a Quick Connector (Asus Q-Connector) for my ASUS ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING motherboard. This would be just for the header for the Front Control Panel. A link with a Part Number would be great! It would look something like this older model Q-Connector
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    Ryzen 5 1600 vs i5-7600k + more questions

    I'm tied between the both. I was heading towards i5 and trying to get out of the AMD phase but then I seen the Ryzens and did a little research and it seems its a tie if not the Ryzen seems better. I need advice. Right now I have a GTX 1060 that I plan on building with the rest of the parts so...
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    Wi-Fi randomly turns off when I sit down at my PC

    There was no desktop category so I posted here. My computer is an old computer (2013), but it works great and I love it. It had no wi-fi capabilities when I first bought it, so I bought a linksys Wi-Fi PCI Adapter. Problem solved. Everytime I sit down at my computer and touch the metal on...