Windows 10: Folder sharing PC to PC not working, both Win10-64bit Solved

  1. GARoss's Avatar
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    Windows 10 64-bit Home v1809 (OS Build 17744.1003)
       23 Sep 2015 #1

    Folder sharing PC to PC not working, both Win10-64bit

    After upgrading to Win 10 on both my PC & HP laptop, folder sharing worked even with my wife's Mac. Oddly, now the only one that works is PC to Mac. All folder sharing fails between my PC & HP laptop.

    I've checked my shared folders to be sure "Everyone" is included. When I try to connect, I get a popup asking for passwords (see photo). I know the ID & passwords are correct but it fails every time.

    Not sure how to fix this?

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  2. topgundcp's Avatar
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    Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64 Win10Prox64
       23 Sep 2015 #2

    Turn off password....
    In addition, on security tab of the shared folder, you also have Everyone set to full control
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  3. GARoss's Avatar
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    Windows 10 64-bit Home v1809 (OS Build 17744.1003)
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       23 Sep 2015 #3

    That did it! Still confused why logging in didn't work if the user name & passwords were correct. But, it's working & that's the goal! Thanks.
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