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I can see other people in my homegroup and their folders, but when I click on those folders, I cannot see the contents.

When I click a folder, this message appears:

Windows cannot access\PC2\Folder1
You don't have permission to access. Contact your network administrator to request access.

What can I do to solve that?

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If they are not all Windows 7 PC's also see this...windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/… –  Moab May 5 '12 at 16:30

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