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File Sharing between Win 7 and Win 8 RT

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    File Sharing between Win 7 and Win 8 RT

    Have set up homegroup on Windows 7 and Windows 8 and checked for both to share Documents, Pictures.

    I can see the Windows shared files in my Windows 7 computer but I can not access the Document, and Pictures files
    on my Windows 8 RT machine. Windows 8 shows the file folders but nothing is in the files.

    I need help in correcting this problem. I have tried everything I know.


      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Be sure to make adjustments to the Advanced Settings by turning on Network Discovery and File and Printer Sharing, you need to access both the Private network settings and the All Networks settings for this. The link below shows how.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

File Sharing between Win 7 and Win 8 RT
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