Hello..can you help me? Hi, I'm Feefs and I could do with some advice....I would like to network 2 laptops, one is an old acer 380 extensa the other is an acer aspire 1705sci, I am not network friendly....i only programme!! Can you network two computers if they are using different versions of Windows (say win98 and WinXP home)? And if so how? If you have a USB network cable what else do you need to share devices and the internet between the 2 machines? please please please help......I am writing my PhD up and could do with both machines co-operating.....need all the back up I can get Big thanks if you are reading this!