Can I use DCC for multiplayer games

  coolteentom 16:50 12 Nov 2004
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If I make a "Parallel Port Direct Cable Connection" between 2 XP computers, will I be able to play multiplayer on games like Age of Empires??

Cheers,

tom

  ACOLYTE 16:53 12 Nov 2004

Yes but only like LAN games i think to play on line with both you would need ICS and I'm not sure you can with Parallel connections.

  coolteentom 16:57 12 Nov 2004

Thanks ACOLYTE

Quicker and easier way is to use network cards as you will get better transfer rate's...

Network cards = £10 for both and a £5 for the cross over cable!

Then just plug in and install and off you go...

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