[Answer ID: 14383]
Making Windows 7 PC's compatible with older Buffalo LinkStations
Microsoft Windows 7 on default will use a more up to date security policies for network communication.
Because the above listed devices are out dated since a while now, there will be no firmware solution possible form Buffalo's end.
But there is a solution in changing a setting on Windows 7 itself.
Follow this instruction to allow Windows 7 to communicate to the older Buffalo NAS:
Step by step follow these instructions, press on Start / Control Panel / System and Security / Administrative Tools / Local Security Policy / Local Policies / Security Options
Within Security Options search and change:
"Network security: LAN Manager authentication level" to: "Send LM & NTLM responses"
To login to the Share use the following:
Press on Start and fill the search box with IP of your NAS and use the following to login:
User name: Host nameUser name