|※||For any network connection, Windows Firewall is enabled by default setting under Service Pack 2 (SP2).|
Users can refer to the following steps to share files and printer even with the Firewall enabled.
- Click Start->Control Panel, and then click Security Center.
- Click Windows Firewall.
- When the Windows Firewall dialogue box appears, disable the Don't allow exceptions option.
- Click Exceptions, and then enable the File and Printer Sharing function.
- Click OK to apply the changes.