Small Network "Limited or no connectivity" status in Windows XP

Discussion in 'Server Networking' started by omp, Mar 2, 2007.

  1. omp

    omp Guest

    I am trying to establish a small network by using the network wizard. My
    problem is that the icon at the menu bar shows the above status message. I
    can ping from the main computer (the one connected to internet) to the other
    computer and works fine. When I try to do the same the other way from the
    other computer to the main one it shows a communications time out. Also from
    the main computer I can access the shared folders in the remote computer but
    not the other way around. I substituted the remote computer by a laptop but
    it shows the same behavior.
    Please let me know what do you think.
    omp, Mar 2, 2007
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