Re: Basic Network Connections
From: wojo (kwoyach[SPAM)
Date: Sun, 25 Apr 2004 03:52:42 GMT
Yeah what Jim said
"Jim Macklin" <p51mustang[threeX12]@xxxhotmail.calm> wrote in message
> Also you must use a special cable to connect two computer
> with USB ports.
> The people think the Constitution protects their rights;
> But government sees it as an obstacle to be overcome.
> "wojo" <kwoyach[SPAM]53954@yahoo[SPAM].com> wrote in message
> | "Thorsten Matzner" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> | news:%23rGmw4hKEHA.4052@TK2MSFTNGP11.phx.gbl...
> | > "Newsgroup" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> | >
> | >>I have a PC with XPPRO and a laptop with WIN2K. I want
> to connect the two
> | >>so that I can transfer files between them.
> | >>
> | >>I have a USB cable connected to both the computers. Now
> the problem(s) I
> | >>get is/are manifold....
> | >
> | > I would use a simple network cable for this. The laptop
> should already
> | > have a LAN port, if this is missing on the PC, buy a
> cheap LAN card.
> | > Once you have set up the connection, run the Network
> Connection Setup
> | > Wizard on the PC and create the Wizard Disk. Use this
> disk to set up
> | > the network on the laptop.
> | >
> | > --
> | > (tm)
> | You neglected to mention that in using a RJ45 Ethernet NIC
> for a cable to
> | cable connection you MUST use a Crossover Ethernet cable
> not a standard
> | network type ethernet cable or the connection will not