Windows 10: Mapping network drive fails

  1.    14 Dec 2016 #1

    Mapping network drive fails


    Hi,

    My wife and I have our computers networked to each other, until recently there were no problems, she asked to print some photos for her, told me where they were, so I went to the S: drive (her mapped drive) and up popped a window asking to enter network credentials. This is new, my password doesn't work, her password doesn't work.

    There have been two upgrades to Windows over the past few days, have they added new security measures, how do I get around this?
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  2.    14 Dec 2016 #2

    make it simple set up your account on her pc same username and password by default winos passes the details your logged in with
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  3.    15 Dec 2016 #3

    Samuria said: View Post
    make it simple set up your account on her pc same username and password by default winos passes the details your logged in with
    Wish it was simple, her computer is a hand be down from me, my account is still on her computer...
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  4.    15 Dec 2016 #4

    Oops, just logged into my wife’s computer and discovered that my user named changed in W10 to my Google email account (don’t remember why). So mapping to her computer worked just fine using my original user name. This doesn’t explain why it quit working after one of the last W10 updates, but I can now print her pictures!
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  5.    15 Dec 2016 #5

    Oops, just logged into my wifeís computer and discovered that my user named changed in W10 to my Google email account (donít remember why). So mapping to her computer worked just fine using my original user name. This doesnít explain why it quit working after one of the last W10 updates, but I can now print her pictures!
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