HomeGroup
What Is home group

• You can share pictures, music, videos, documents, and printers with other people in
your h...
Create the homegroup

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created homegroup

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If a homegroup already exists on your home network, you can join it.

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Add other pc to homegroup
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After someone on your network creates a homegroup, the next step is to join it.

You'll need ...
Access homegroup file

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PCs that belong to your homegroup will appear in Windows Explorer.

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To access files or folder...
Share Printer

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Printers that are connected with a USB cable can be shared with a homegroup.
After the printer is shared...
To manually connect to a homegroup printer

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On the PC the printer is physically connected to, click the Start button

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Home group

  1. 1. HomeGroup What Is home group • You can share pictures, music, videos, documents, and printers with other people in your homegroup. • You can help protect your homegroup with a password • After you create or join a homegroup, you select the libraries that you want to share. • You can prevent specific files or folders from being shared.
  2. 2. Create the homegroup • created homegroup • If a homegroup already exists on your home network, you can join it. • Step : – Open HomeGroup by clicking the Start button – clicking Control Panel – typing homegroup in the search box – clicking HomeGroup. – On the Share with other home computers running Windows 7 page, click Create a homegroup, and then follow the instructions.
  3. 3. Add other pc to homegroup • After someone on your network creates a homegroup, the next step is to join it. You'll need the homegroup password, which you can get from the person who created the homegroup. • Step : - Open HomeGroup by clicking the Start button - clicking Control Panel - typing homegroup in the search box - clicking HomeGroup. - Click Join now, and then follow the steps on your screen.
  4. 4. Access homegroup file • PCs that belong to your homegroup will appear in Windows Explorer. • To access files or folders on other homegroup PCs : • Click the Start button , and then click your user name. • In the navigation pane (the left pane), under Homegroup, click the user account name of the person whose files you want to access. • In the file list, double-click the library you want to access, and then double- click the file or folder you want.
  5. 5. Share Printer • Printers that are connected with a USB cable can be shared with a homegroup. After the printer is shared, you can access it through the Print dialog box in any program, just like a printer that's directly connected to your PC. • To share your printer with the homegroup : • Open HomeGroup by clicking the Start button , clicking Control Panel, typing homegroup in the search box, and then clicking HomeGroup. • Click Install printer. • Select the Printers check box, and then click Save changes • . • To automatically connect to a homegroup printer • Click the Windows found a homegroup printer message that appears.
  6. 6. To manually connect to a homegroup printer • On the PC the printer is physically connected to, click the Start button , click Control Panel, type homegroup in the search box, and then click HomeGroup. • Make sure the Printers check box is selected. • Go to the PC you want to print from. • Open HomeGroup by clicking the Start button , clicking Control Panel, typing homegroup in the search box, and then clicking HomeGroup. • Click Install printer. • If you don't already have a driver installed for the printer, click Install driver in the dialog box that appears.

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