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Posted: 6/16/2002 9:17:34 AM EDT
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 9:26:12 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/16/2002 9:29:24 AM EDT 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 9:28:13 AM EDT
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 9:31:47 AM EDT
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 9:32:31 AM EDT
Link Posted: 6/16/2002 9:36:09 AM EDT
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Link Posted: 6/16/2002 10:15:48 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/16/2002 10:17:04 AM EDT by Kar98]
[b]Originally Posted By Geachtete:[/b] Computer #1 ip 10.10.10.01 <-----------[b]10.0.0.1[/b] subnet 255.255.255.255.0 <--- [b]255.255.255.0[/b] comp #2 ip 10.10.10.02 <---- [b]10.0.0.2[/b] subnet 255.255.255.0 <-- [b]255.255.255.0[/b]
i had them both set up for client for microsoft networks.
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Should work now.
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