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For some reason I cannot share drives under Win2k.  The properties page for the drives don't show a 'sharing' tab.  I know this is something obvious but I can't see a solution.
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mikeleebrla earned 1200 total points
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go into the properties of the NIC and make sure you have file and printer sharing turned on.
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Nope.
Tried turning file and printer sharing off and back on but still no sharing tab.
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Did you just uncheck the File and Printer Sharing or did you uninstall it and reinstall it? If you didn't do the uninstall/install, you should try that.
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Correction.  Tried what mikeleebrla said but didn't reboot.  Rebooted and now have the sharing.
tanks
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