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Posted: 6/16/2002 8:17:34 AM EST
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 8:26:12 AM EST
[Last Edit: 6/16/2002 8:29:24 AM EST by Kar98]
Depends on what you're trying to gain/accomplish by networking your two computers. The easiest way is buying a network HUB($19ish) and two normal, straight-through (as opposed to cross-over) network cables.
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 8:28:13 AM EST
The simplest thing is to buy a router (or switch). This device will connect to your NICs with standard ethernet cables and actually serve you out IP addresses via DHCP. A decent one can be had for under $100. A cheaper ($30) solution is to buy a hub. Then you can manually assign IP addresses to the two computers. I have to run now, but I or someone else will post details if you're interested.
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 8:31:47 AM EST
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 8:32:31 AM EST
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 8:36:09 AM EST
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 9:02:24 AM EST
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 9:15:48 AM EST
[Last Edit: 6/16/2002 9:17:04 AM EST by Kar98]
[b]Originally Posted By Geachtete:[/b] Computer #1 ip <-----------[b][/b] subnet <--- [b][/b] comp #2 ip <---- [b][/b] subnet <-- [b][/b]
i had them both set up for client for microsoft networks.
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Should work now.
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