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Please help! Network issues

By jimberoo
Aug 24, 2006
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  1. Hey all, I'd be very VERY grateful for a step-by-step for this, thanks in advance.

    I have recently bought a new laptop, and would like to network it via crossover ethernet cable with my desktop, for file sharing, LAN gaming (and possibly to use the laptop's wireless connection for the desktop to access the internet).

    The laptop is wirelessly connected to my dads network, but my desktop is not.

    If someone could give me a step-by-step on how I could set this up, then that'd be very helpful.
     
  2. Ididmyc600

    Ididmyc600 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,251

    It would take a very long post to explain correctly how to acheive what it is you want.

    There are plenty of websites that cover networking thoroughly such as
    www.praticallynetworked.com.

    Do a google and you will get plenty of other websites as well.

    Regards
     
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