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Goodbye, Windows Vista

Image via Getty. This week, Microsoft ended support of Windows Vista, ten years after it arrived on our computers in frosted-glass splendor. Was it bloated? Perhaps. The demands of the interface were unforgiving on old hardware. But it felt like a glimpse of the future.

Share Windows Folders That Stubbornly Refuse To Do So

Share Windows Folders That Stubbornly Refuse To Do So

You’ve shared a folder on your Windows machine and set up the permissions, yet, when a networked user attempts to view the directory’s contents, they’re given an access denied dialog instead. Sharing a folder and setting up users should be enough, but sometimes it isn’t. Here’s how to fix this…