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Network Issues - XBox 360

I have two desktop computers, both running vista, and an xbox 360. I have a wireless g router and the computers are setup on the network. I have both computers connected to the internet, however, I am unsuccessful with sharing files and music between the two computers. In the network map, I can see my 2nd computer but I cannot click on it. It appears transparent.

Also, My XBox 360 is connected wirelessly to XBox Live, but I am unable to connect my xbox 360 to my PC's that are on the internet. I dnt know what is wrong. I can connect to the internet, but I cant connect to my PC. What do you think the problem could be with Vista?

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  • Anonymous Jan 22, 2009

    It now displays as Network Error:

    It tells me to check the spelling of the name (Network Name). Otherwise, there might be a problem with your network.

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Make sure you having network sharing enabled on your computers

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