Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 network

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Windows Server 2008 R2
how can we connect two computers with a server and share the files printer together by using windows 7 as an Operating system and windows 2008 R2 as a server O.S

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we have got a switch, a router, a printer

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Simple solution: connect your devices through a switch / wireless router, add them all to the same domain / workgroup, enable sharing on the server resources and let it rip…

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  • IceCubbe
    If i understand correctly, you will be able to connect all using a switch and settings the correct shares for your folders and printers, please let me know if this is what you are referring to?
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  • Subhendu Sen
    U may try for DIRECT ACCES, which is the most enhanced feature in Windows 7 mechanism and as well as Windows Server 2008 R2. It is a great combination Windows Server 2008 R2 used Ipv6 with Internet Protocol Security or IPSec considering Windows 7. It Works together with NAP (Network Access Protection) and NAC (Network Access Control) solutions.
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