Network share of drive. stuck....

#1
What i am trying to do here is have an open share of the root to a drive its self. there are 2 drives i want to share for the network so anyone who is on our wifi or hooks up to the network physicaly can access these without a user name or anything... it was simple in vista and lower but for some reason with windows 7 i do not have permission to access the share. any idea???
 

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Right click the drive and select "share with" and select what group you want to share with.

You then may have to go into advanced sharing options.
 
#4
right click - share with - advanced share. that is what the pic is of. only option is advanced sharing. and when i go in there. name it HD. select permissions. EVERYONE. full control. then test on a vista pc and a windows 7 laptop. i dont have permission to access it
 

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