Re: Advice on running 2 networks



You either need 2 routers or a router that supports two Internet
connections. You cannot run ICS on two different machines on the same
network.

Doug Sherman
MCSE, MCSA, MCP+I, MVP

"gadya" <gadya@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
news:715745D8-C4C7-4377-BF71-9256AD0A2A98@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> I plan to have 2 WinXP PCs, each with an Internet connection to a
different
> ISP (for critical applications) . Will use ICS and ICF on each.
>
> I would like to be able to network directly between them for high speed
file
> sharing etc in addition to being able to communicate between them over the
> internet.
>
> I thought of installing a second NIC on each and enabling IP routing on
the
> secondary NICs. Or perhaps connecting the secondary NICs by a 2 port
ethernet
> router.
>
> What would be the recommended solution?
> Any suggestions?
> --
> Victor


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