cross over cable networking

  JAMSARNNIE 21:50 08 Jun 2006

Can someone help me please? I am trying to connect my son's computer to mine using a crossover cable and even thoufgh I get a connected message neither computer recognises each other, I will be grateful for any advice as we are novices as far as networking goes.
Thanks in advance.

  ade.h 22:36 08 Jun 2006

Have you configured your client firewalls to allow two-way trusted traffic through the LAN adapters?

(I feel like I always have to ask that!)

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