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  1. #1

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    Jul 02, 2011
    Network/sharing problem
    My Macbook Pro appears on my home network, I can see it on my PC but I can not see any shared machines/drives on my mac. I have been able to in the past. I was using a free avast anti virus but have disabled it and I have the mac firewall switched off
    Any bright ideas?



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    Member Since
    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
    I'm not really al that great at this stuff, though I usually don't have any problems getting my own stuff working.

    Open up Finder, head for the Go menu, Connect to Server

    All I do from there is put in smb://sharename

    Maybe see this page - section on joining a MS workgroup.

    Main page for Bonjour
    I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

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    Member Since
    Apr 19, 2011
    Early 2011 MBP i5 2.3GHz 13" 8Gb Ram 120Gb SSD
    I did a post on file sharing some time ago. It might be of help. See the following thread:

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