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Windows 8 could not talk to Windows 7 home groups either. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Problems...Win 10 homegroup issues by CubbyB1 / January 1, 2016 11:24 AM PST In reply to: Thanks Papa_Paul2 I attempted to follow Thanks! Vote Up0Vote Down Reply5 months 12 days agoGuestThomas WatsonShare On TwitterShare On GoogleLet's see- "roamingpeernetworks dir doesn't even exist [yes I know it's hidden, so don't]. "Leave Homegroup" does not even get redirected here

Wazzaap Ronnie 1,879 views 3:41 How to Create Homegroup in Windows 7 - Duration: 0:50. Turn off all devices.3. GREAT!!!!! In Homegroup advanced settings I have the following Private Turn on Network discovery in selected File and Printer sharing is selected Homegroup connections allow Win to manage is selected Guest or https://www.tenforums.com/network-sharing/9691-computer-can-not-join-create-homegroup.html

Stupid design of the software. cannot delete the homegroup,cannot get the password,cannot change the password, its driving me bonkers Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - leaving homegroup by yarpos / February 21, 2016 Only Windows Defender. Solution 2 - Enable Peer network grouping services Sometimes it can happen that services needed for Homegroup to work are disabled for some reason, but there’s a way to enable them.

I've tried disabling all homegroups on all other pcs I've tried finding the idstore.sst file to delete it (which doesn't exist on win10?) <<

by ubermik / December 27, 2015 1:48 PM PST In reply to: Papa_Paul2 is correct Only having a moderate amount of detailed network knowledge this might slide under the wire and Your cache administrator is webmaster. Because its most definitely not just the idstore file as I have deleted that and the entire contents of the folder (but not subfolders with names like "afcjfdwe5453fetdfgdfgdgddfg" on all machines

Turn on ONE device to set up the homegroup and password.4.

Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Sign in 87 Loading... Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Lenovo OS Windows 8.1 CPU intel Quote 24 Sep 2015 #4 fnerraw View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Posts : 3 Windows 8.1 Comming SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved.

I did #2 and #3 - not sure which one worked - but I am up and running . https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows8_1-networking/unable-to-join-homegroup-in-windows-81/90241539-82d5-43e3-8895-5e42d08ac1cc But what I saw was that I could then delete and create a new HomeGroup. Kapil Arya 24,393 views 3:01 Windows cannot setup a homegroup on this computer!! Here are the steps I took, but I'm not sure they were necessary.

Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. Get More Info My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Robert McMillen 79,543 views 2:42 Windows 7 - How To Set Up A Homegroup Network - Duration: 4:05. I found this in Windows help:- "The Peer Networking Grouping and HomeGroup Provider services must both be running.

connected other pc to that homegroup and finally put on the pc with win10-- supposed to be hosting the ghost...... UPDATE: both Peer Name Resolution Protocol (can't access key) and Peer Networking Grouping fail to start , I edited the log on info to all be the same (using methods described When I click on the properties of my network card, the ipv6 box... useful reference On the desktop I was starting to have unusual problem with the network, home groups and hard drive.

GOD JOB! Note: If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type your password or click Continue. After closing those windows when finished.

It appears every body who I know who has upgrade to Windows 10 from 7 or 8 is having this same problem.

The issue persists. in his solution...a. Check whether the "DisabledComponents" registry key exists. We also recommend you to download this tool (100% safe and tested by us)  to fix various PC problems, such as file loss, malware and hardware failure.

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (2) Collapse - homegroup solved by kaelong / December 11, 2015 7:28 AM PST In reply to: Papa_Paul2 is correct I of course had the by peter wassink / February 9, 2016 4:51 AM PST In reply to: You must leave home group with all computers to set up a new "you cannot delete a home I have tried this on both laptops. this page Can you ping to any other comp and can others ping you.

Shibupoolakkal P 232,606 views 3:25 Leaving a Homegroup on Windows 7 - Issue (fixed) - Duration: 2:40. To remove all devices from the home group 'unjoin' (probably one of many homegroup ghosts, you can not delete a homegroup, they just disappear after the unjoin).2. When I click on the Ethernet connection I get a list of properties and a copy button. When Windows 8 first launched, Windows 7 and Windows 8 homegroups could not talk to each other.

Besides I haven't seen anything in 10 that I need or want. Working... I hopes this helps.