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If you do not have a domain controller on your network then you may want to create local accounts on the machine with the external and have the other computers map to the drive using the "Connect using different Credentials" option. This may read for Windows 2000 but it is still true for Windows 7; https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/301281
You would have to add the user accounts from the other computers to your local computer. If there is still problems, add passwords to the accounts on the other PC's and make sure you have the same passwords entered for their accounts on your PC.
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