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Microsoft® Windows® XP Inside Out Deluxe, 9780735618053 by Craig Stinson, Carl Siechert, Ed Bott

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Chapter 30. Managing Shared Folders and Printers

Introducing Windows XP Sharing and Security Models 1000

Sharing a Folder over a Network 1001

Managing Shared Folders 1013

Accessing Shared Folders 1019

Sharing a Printer 1026

Command-Line Utilities for Managing Shared Resources 1035

By sharing your computer's resources, such as its folders and printers, you let other people on your network use these resources. With Microsoft Windows XP, using network resources and sharing your own resources with other network users is almost as simple and straightforward as using your own computer's resources. Browsing a network folder is just like browsing a folder on your own hard disk. Sending a document to a network printer is just like printing at your own computer. ...

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