Windows 10: Networking/Sharing Files...I've been suffering...

  1.    04 Nov 2017 #1

    Networking/Sharing Files...I've been suffering...


    I've been suffering for years. I really need this issue fixed. It seems like when I can get my network and sharing decently fixed something happens and it goes all wonky again!

    I have 5 computers. 4 laptops connected via wifi and 1 desktop plugged directly into the modem/router. All computers are Windows 10.

    I've had them all on a homegroup, and I've had them all off the homegroup. Yet some computers don't show on other computers so they can be accessed and some computer show but I cannot access them. It's a huge mess.

    Let me know what information you need and I'll gladly share.
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  2.    04 Nov 2017 #2

    Can you ping pcs by name and ip for wireless a lot of routers have by default a setting user isolation or simliar which stops anyone who breaks into your wireless from getting to local pcs
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  3.    04 Nov 2017 #3

    Currently the only computer not being seen by other computers on the network is mine which is the desktop plugged directly into the router.
    I can see everyones computer in my network folder, and I can access theirs, but they can't see mine.
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