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How do I add users from Workgroup_A to Workgroup_B for a user's permission to access a folder in w2k pro w/o a server?

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How do I add users from Workgroup_A to Workgroup_B for a user's permission to access a folder in w2k pro w/o a server?

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Create a user account on the box. Have them map to the share using the unc path like \\mycomputer\share and when asked for username and password, supply the one that you created on that workstation. There really isn't real workgroup security.
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