File Sharing? Win - OS X

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by deanops, Jun 9, 2007.

  1. deanops macrumors regular

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    #1
    i need my files... lol just got my macbook and cant put my music, photos and other files on...

    i now have a wireless network, and am tring to let this thing work...

    i can access the net.. wel obviously

    now i have already tried...
    1. sharing my My Docs in Windows Xp on another PC
    2. tried inputting the name into the go menu of the mac...

    what am i missing here??

    any help will be greatly appreciated
     
  2. Silver-Fox macrumors 65816

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  3. deanops thread starter macrumors regular

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    avg on pc but no dialouges come up
     
  4. Silver-Fox macrumors 65816

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    #4
    just turn it off and see what happens, and also windows firewall
     
  5. swiftaw macrumors 603

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    What are you typing? It should be smb://computername
     
  6. deanops thread starter macrumors regular

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    this is what i get when i try accessing it

    "The Finder cannot complete the operation because some data in "smb://192.168.2.2/documents" could not be read or written. Error code -36"

    help please!!
     
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