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  • please help me: when i want to set a home group in my pc (windows 7) i see this message: windows can not set up a home group in this computer.

    and in event log i read this:"

    The HomeGroup Listener service depends on the Server service which failed to start because of the following error: 
    The service cannot be started, either because it is disabled or because it has no enabled devices associated with it.

    when i start home group listener manually i get the same message. what can i do?
    Wednesday, May 30, 2012 3:02 PM


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  • Hi,

    Thank you for visiting the Microsoft forum. This forum is to Discuss performance monitor (perfmon), resource monitor (resmon), and task manager, focusing on HOW-TO, Errors/Problems, and usage scenarios. Please first check the FAQ before posting a question. I am moving your question to the moderator forum ("Where is the forum for..?"). The owner of the forum will direct you to a right forum.
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    Bruce Adamczak

    Bruce Adamczak MCP since 1993 Please click "Mark as Answered" if a post solves your problem Please click "Vote As Helpful" if you find the answer helpful

    Wednesday, May 30, 2012 3:20 PM
  • Try http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/networking

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    Wednesday, May 30, 2012 7:05 PM