I will quote one email sent to me from my trial program user which have some problems.
I'm running a trial version of Shixxnote, and it appears that I can send notes from Windows 7 computers to Windows XP computers, but I can't do the opposite - send notes from Windows XP computers to Windows 7 computers on my network. Is this a known issue? Do you have any troubleshooting steps I can take? My firewall is disabled on all computers.This is not a first time that I've receive this kind of mails. Always one computer can send note but can not receive note or otherwise. Problems with sending or receiving notes in your LAN, that is this article about. I will try to help you and write you solutions for that kind of problems with ShixxNOTE 6.net
Also you will read how my customer above solve the problem. So when you install ShixxNOTE 6.net in your LAN of few computers but some of them have different kind of Windows OS. Maybe you will expirience problem like my customer did. He could send notes from Windows 7 computer but he could not receive notes from Windows XP computers. Than I wrote him simple steps to check and to solve the problem.
Considering that I have customer with same problem I wrote him this, because my previous customer has also some troubleshoot and we solve the problem.
I have one customer who just renamed computer name on Windows Seven and then after that he could send note to everybody. So I wrote my trial user that he tries this solution also. And guess what that also solved his problem. I don't know why but problem was somewhere in WORKGROUP, because Windows 7 is new OS he could only send note but not receive. If you ever have this kind of problem please first do this just rename the name of your computer. Here is the screenshot where you can see how to change your computer name in Control Panel.
|How to change your computer name on Windows 7|