2 pcs connecting to internet

  moggers 18:57 07 Feb 2008

Hi I have a PC wirelessely connected to a sky router and another PC connected to this one through a patch cable, I cant get the second PC to connect getting the following error messages when i try to repair connection.
"cannot renew IP address"
"cannot flush ARP cache"
any ideas?

  howard64 19:54 07 Feb 2008

the patch cable should go into the router not the other pc

  Daveboy 22:02 07 Feb 2008

You would need a "crossover" cable to connect via other machine.

  Daveboy 22:40 07 Feb 2008

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