Discussion of networking components such as routers, hubs, switches, gateways, etc.



Postby maroon » Tue Aug 28, 2007 7:07 am

I am trying to set up a home network.i have run the wizard in win XP but when i click on my network places there is nothing there.on the other pc which is running windows 98 i can see the host pc (win XP) but it will not let me access doesn't seem to be setting itself up on the xp machine can anyone help :?
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Postby » Tue Sep 11, 2007 11:27 am

What is the physical topology of the network? Can you ping the win98 machine from the XP machine or vise versa?

If your getting a login prompt when trying to access the XP machine from the 98 machine try entering your username/password for the XP machine and see what happens.
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Postby RJ12 » Thu Dec 27, 2007 7:16 pm

I remeber That You Have To Create A Floppy Disk For Windows 98/95 To Be Linked To Another Computer In Your Case You Have XP Luckily I Hoe Networked A XP To Windows ME And Both Of Them Say At The Last Step To Create A Floppy Disk For 98/95 PM Me For More Info
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