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Windows XP/Home Laptop Not Connecting

I have two brand new XP Professional laptops.  I have an XP Home laptop as well.

The two new laptops are able to talk to each other fine.  The XP Home laptop cannot.

I am using a Hub to connect three......

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Are they all in the same workgroup?
Are you all on the same workgroup? Can you ping either way?  Are these three devices all that is on the hub?
Lots of questions here.  What are the IP address of each machine?  Lets start there.
contesaAuthor Commented:
I noticed that the option Allow incoming connections on the new laptops is greyed out.  I have contacted the IT Administrator to check and see what settings they changed or added prior to giving me laptops.  

Since I don't have all the answers to questions at this time.  Can I remove question for now?  
contesaAuthor Commented:
You guys got me on the right track!  Thanks... I had to assign static IP address... add one laptop to the workgroup and then I placed the file in the shared documents directory... thanks again.
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