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File transfer on same network

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Ive dont this before over at a friends house, but now when i try it at home it doesnt work.

im trying to transfer my steam folder from my PC to my laptop so i dont have to re-download all my games, again.

File sharing and network discovery are On, but i can not get them to see each other in the network tab of windows. Any ideas/ help?
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Can they ping each other? If so try to \\\\computername in the search field of your start menu and see if you can access it that way.
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Make sure you actually shared out the steam folder.
    
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