Vista SFC Procedure JohnWill, Sep 15, 2009 #2 IH-Mitch Thread Starter Joined: Jul 18, 2009 Messages: 106 Ok i got it now where i can change my workgroup on vista Your system may be already SP1, therefore SP1 is not an available update anymore. Goto System in Control Panel to change the computer name and try again.Any suggestions on this?Here's my winnt.sif file on UserData:[userData] ProductID=Serial goes here FullName="-" OrgName="--" ComputerName=CPUI don't see anything wrong...or TerryNet, Sep 16, 2009 #13 IH-Mitch Thread Starter Joined: Jul 18, 2009 Messages: 106 Nope, my version System Mechanic does not have a firewall. have a peek at these guys
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The problem I'm having is that I am > trying to share a printer that is physically connected to the XP machine > with the Vista PC. > > Even though Please note that we need to take the ownership of the folder before you replace the file on the problematic computer. Advertisement Recent Posts processor related query Macboatmaster replied Oct 30, 2016 at 9:09 AM Word List Game #14 dotty999 replied Oct 30, 2016 at 9:08 AM A-Z Animals dotty999 replied Oct Goodknecht Sr. [MVP] Sep 17, 2004 DHCP IP lease renewal ok, but a new PC can not obtain an IP ("An error occurred while renewing inter Soren Mikkelsen, Jun 2, 2005,
So I was wondering how i could change the workgroup on vista and would like to fix this networking stuff again? The Following Error Occurred Attempting To Join The Domain In my winnt.sif file, the computer name is specified. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. http://www.networksteve.com/windows/topic.php/Unable_to_change_Network_Workgroup_Name/?TopicId=22785&Posts=9 There are no special characters or > spaces in my home workgroup name.
All rights reserved. Solved: Cant change vista workgroup Discussion in 'Networking' started by IH-Mitch, Sep 14, 2009. After you find related information and confirm which file causes this issue, please find another Windows Vista SP1 system (not from Gateway), copy the same file and replace the file on This is my >challenge. > Just a thought - what permissions do you have for the registry keys HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Contro l\ComputerName\ActiveComputerName HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Contro l\ComputerName\ComputerName Administrators should have Read/Full Control permissions for both Also
Free Windows Admin Tool Kit Click here and download it now October 24th, 2008 12:00pm This topic is archived. w/c VM is mounted?had the same problem before. The Following Error Occurred Validating The Name A Duplicate I get an network error message when I click on the Apply button. I have a Win2000 server, with the latest service pack and it runs as a Domain Controller.
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Now we cano confirm that the root cause is the incorrect file. Please not also that I can't >change the computer name or the workgroup name to something else. I have tried to rename the Computer name to MARCUSPC > without the hyphen, but it won't let me save that change either. check my blog w/c VM is mounted?had the same problem before.
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I get an network error >> message when I click on the Apply button. No further replies will be accepted. anyway, I try to change the computer name inside VMWare and it won't let me. TerryNet, Sep 16, 2009 #10 IH-Mitch Thread Starter Joined: Jul 18, 2009 Messages: 106 none, i just shut off windows firewall.
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I have temporarily turned off the > Firewall on both computers, but I get the same network error message. > #3 (permalink) 04-27-2009 Jack Posts: n/a Re: Can't Jump to content Primary Secondary Strawberry Orange Banana Lime Aqua Slate Sky Blueberry Grape Watermelon Chocolate Marble Strawberry Orange Banana Lime Aqua Slate Sky Blueberry Grape Watermelon Chocolate Marble Unattended Windows Also from the google, problem can be associated with DOMAINS and DNS servers Michael "Jack"
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I have tried to rename the Computer name to MARCUSPC without the hyphen, but it won't let me save that change either. Welcome to the Microsoft Windows Vista Community Forums - Vistaheads, YOUR Largest Resource for Windows Vista related information.You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. 3. We're a friendly computing community, bustling with knowledgeable members to help solve your tech questions.
I have temporarily turned off the Firewall on both computers, but I get the same network error message. What is covered in this article: > Different Versions and Editions of the Windows OS > Upgrading versus Fresh Installation of the OS - Steps to What's interesting is that when I do >> a Query of the Network computers on the Vista PC, I can navigate to the >> folders that are shared on the XP You also need to actually share the resource in question from My Computer, right click on the drive/printer/folder, and select sharing.
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