How to utilize Microsoft® Windows® 7 Internet File Sharing?
What are the uses of file sharing in Windows 7 Computers?
Windows 7 is a responsive and efficient operating system, which functions with many applications and devices so as to provide flexibility to work. Windows 7 are designed in such a way that they are very fast in searching files, folders, applications within seconds. Windows 7 comprises all similar type of documents into libraries even if the files are saved in separate folder which in turn would help you to find then quickly. Internet file sharing can be done through various servers that connect direct with Windows 7.
The following are some of the details of Internet file sharing in Windows 7:
- Internet File Sharing
- Use of Internet File sharing
- Way to set up File sharing
Internet File Sharing
Internet File sharing means the sharing of computer data through the Internet with various levels of access privileges. The file sharing system usually has one or more administrators. Using a public password many file transfer protocol sites offer public file sharing or the ability to view or copy files by downloading them. So as to upload Web files to Webserver most of the Website developers use FTP.
Use of Internet File sharing
Internet file sharing is usually used to share files or folders with other users through Internet Protocols. The file sharing will allow number of users to use the same file or file by some combination. The file sharing would also have an allocated amount of personal file storage in a common file system. For many years the file sharing has been a feature of mainframe and multi user computer system. With arrival of the Internet a File Transfer Protocol has been widely used. The file transfer protocol could be used to access the files which are shared among the particular set of users.
In order to share files between two systems like Windows XP and Windows 7 you will have to make sure that both machines are members of the same workgroup. Then go to the control panel of Windows 7 machine. After that click on the Changed advanced sharing settings in the Network and Sharing center. Then you would have to verify some of the settings under the Advanced Sharing Settings. After that when you go in to the Network in Windows 7 then you could see your XP machine.
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