Hi
Maybe this can Help,
Successful Sharing involves some general consideration in Network settings,
http://www.ezlan.net/sharing.html
As well as specific adjustment of each computer according to what it is
allowed to be shared.
Vista File and Printer Sharing-
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/l.../bb727037.aspx
Windows XP File Sharing -
http://support.microsoft.com/default...b;en-us;304040
Printer Sharing XP -
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/u...utt_july2.mspx
Windows Native Firewall setting for Sharing XP -
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/875357
Windows XP patch for Sharing with Vista -
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/922120
Jack (MVP-Networking).

"dmanes" <dmanes@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:CD44ECB9-B425-47AC-ACA2-013053E3126B@microsoft.com...
>I set-up a MSHOME network on both my desktop' which is connected to a
>router,
> and on my laptop. When I try to share files or printers it gives me an
> error
> -you might have to get permission to use this resource. I went to Windows
> and
> set in the registry anonymous to 0 which what it was set on. I have a DELL
> laptop and it has a linksys pc card. When I set the network up on the
> laptop
> it does show on the connecions in the wizard the wireless card only the
> LAN.
> I connect to the internet through the router fine. At one time and I do
> mean
> one time I saw the drives and printers and printed a page on one of them.
> Can
> you help?