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How to Network MacPro Desktop with Archos Tablet ...


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Is it possible to wirelessly network my MacPro Desktop with my Archos 80 G9 Turbo?

My MacPro Desktop is running Snow Leopard 10.6.8.

In System Preferences > Sharing > "File Sharing: Blocked by Firewall"

Do I have to turn off Firewall in order to share files between devices?

I turned off the Firewall, but still cannot network ....

I have Bluetooth on the Archos turned on. File Sharing and Bluetooth Sharing on the Mac are both turned on.

- Samsung Galaxy Note 3, 3GB RAM, JellyBean 4.3
- iBook G4, 1GHz, 1.25GB RAM, Tiger 10.4.11
- Archos 80 G9 Turbo 250GB, Android 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
- Mac Pro, 2.93 GHz, 8GB RAM, Snow Leopard 10.6.8
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Same response as Archos Fans Forum alas. As Apple have firewall 'off' by default leave it there perhaps.

Hang on to those original install discs like grim death! Using OS X.7 or later make a bootable USB thumb drive before running Installer!
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I could still use some help to figure this out .....

- Samsung Galaxy Note 3, 3GB RAM, JellyBean 4.3
- iBook G4, 1GHz, 1.25GB RAM, Tiger 10.4.11
- Archos 80 G9 Turbo 250GB, Android 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
- Mac Pro, 2.93 GHz, 8GB RAM, Snow Leopard 10.6.8
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