XP My network Places - Vista Network

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by edge, Oct 10, 2007.

  1. edge

    edge Guest

    we populate the comment field on login with the user name. in xp when i look
    at "Microsoft Windows Network" it shows the comment field and it's easy to
    identify which users are on which machines. I can't get Vista to show me the
    same information. in network, how do i get it to show a column with the
    comments?

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    edge, Oct 10, 2007
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    PKrueger Guest

    A workaround:

    I've found an answer for this one.

    From an XP computer on your domain, create a shortcut to your network:
    1. Open My Network Places
    2. Click "Entire Network" on the left.
    3. Open "Microsoft Windows Network"
    4. Right-click your network and click "Create Shortcut"

    Copy that shortcut to your Vista machine and you should be good to go.
     
    PKrueger, Mar 7, 2008
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