05-14-2007, 08:54 PM #1
Connecting to MacBook on same wireless network
- Member Since
- Dec 25, 2005
- Austin, TX
- 12 in PowerBook 1.5ghz
I would like to connect to my friend's MacBook to obtain some files he has in his shared folder. I have tried connecting directly to his shared folder and it tells me that I need some kind of password to get access to it. He has told me that he has not set up a password for this type of activity.
He has personal file sharing and windows sharing turned on. I can't figure out what to do. I have a G4 Powerbook.
05-15-2007, 05:08 PM #2
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- May 15, 2007
- iMac G5 20" 1.83Ghz iMac 2.16Ghz 24in. MacBook 2.0Ghz 20 Inch IMac 2.0 Core 2
If your getting blocked it would be easier to copy the data to and external hard drive, then you can just copy it to your system. I usually dump backup folders and files to a .Mac account or leave a copy on the Airport Extremes network external.
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