Hi there. i'm not sure if this is the area to post this, but...
since i installed McAfee i cannot connect to any of the other computers in the network i have a home. I can access the internet with no problems.
But, when I open the McAfee Security Centre and select Manage Network, I can see the other computer that are connected, but I cannot get into them
I click on the icon, and the Security Centre says that the computer hasn't been invited to join this managed network.
I click on the 'Manage this computer' link and say OK to allow administrative access. It starts to invite the computer and i get a red text saying that it also needs McAfee installed.
What can I do to get around this?? I want to access files on the other computers. Do I delete McAfee? How do I tell McAfee NOT to manage my network, but only protect THIS computer.
I am assuming that you have done your shares, work Groups, DHCP assignmentsm etc. and this is an issue with the McAfee firewall. to test, turn off hte firewall and see if the home newtoek works.
Like most complex software today, the sometimes usefull and becessary functions arre burried and difficult to reach. If you were networked when NcAfee was installed a trusted network shoukld have been created. The steps for my version of McAfee Internet Security 2009 are:
There are a number of other things that affect network connections that require other tweaks and changes. A few are