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Network places missing in Windows XP

Network places missing in Windows XP

I recently bought a netbook that came with Windows XP. However, "My Network Places" is missing, and there's seemingly no way I can access shared folders on on computer's on the same wireless network.

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Guest [Entry]

I suspect that @joeqwerty has your answer, but in case not you might just check to see that the icon hasn't been removed from the desktop. Right-click on the desktop, select Properties, and have a look:
Guest [Entry]

"Run the network wizard:

Open the Network Connections folder. Under Network Tasks, click Set up a home or small office network. Or click Start | All Programs | Accessories | Communications | Network Setup Wizard."