Windows 10: NETWORK PROBLEM: Network Credentials Solved

  1.    03 Sep 2017 #1

    NETWORK PROBLEM: Network Credentials

    I created a Workgroup for three computers in my house, all three have the same Workgroup Name and all
    three show up when I open the Network tab.

    BUT, when I try to access one of the other two computers, it keeps asking for "Network Credentials".

    Now I Googled "Network Credentials" and got a big can of worms. Is there a simple way I can set up
    "Network Credentials" on all three computers ?

    Or, better yet, how can I remove the requirement to have Network Credentials ? It's only me and my three

    I run Windows 10 Pro on all three, two are 64 bit, one is 32 bit.

    Thanks for any help.


    Richard S.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    03 Sep 2017 #2

    Or, better yet, how can I remove the requirement to have Network Credentials ? It's only me and my three
    Turn On or Off Password Protected Sharing in Windows 10 Windows 10 Network Sharing Tutorials
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3.    03 Sep 2017 #3

    That worked, I just needed to find where it was. After drilling down several layers in Control Panel I got it.

    Thanks for the tip.

    Richard S.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    02 Dec 2017 #4

    Same problem for me....followed instructions above on both machines in my network....but Network Credentials are still required...
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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