Create a home network using HomeGroup


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Create a home network using HomeGroup

These days many households have more than one computer and to simplify the task of sharing files and printers over a home network, Microsoft has created a new interface in Windows 7 called HomeGroup, and this is where you're going to find the most common network based sharing tasks. So the first thing you need to do of course, is to set up your HomeGroup and that's what we're going to do right now. We do that by clicking the Windows Orb and then go up to Control panel and select it. Now we could go to Network and Internet and navigate through the options to find our HomeGroup options, but you'll notice we've got a quick link right below to choose homegroup and sharing options.

When we select this and if it's your first time, you'll see the same message I am seeing, There is currently no homegroup on the network. So there is nothing set up for us to connect to and we haven't set up our own at this point. Notice down below it explains what you can do with a ...

Create a home network using HomeGroup
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Create a home network using HomeGroup provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows 7 Essential Training

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Business Education + Elearning
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Windows
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