Home network

  Strawballs 22:08 31 Oct 2003
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I have a desktop PC running win98se and my son has a laptop also with 98se the desktop is connected to the net using NTL's 150k broadband so to cut down on the arguments amoung the kids I decided to network the two using a hub and the desktop as the gateway.
The trouble I have been having is that both PC's show up on the network and I can swap files and everything within the home network, but when trying to connect to the net with the laptop it only works rarely.
I have setup ICS on the desktop but I cannot understand why it only works sometimes.

  Boluwd 01:11 01 Nov 2003

Any firewalls installed, especially good ol' Zone Alarm on the host?

  Strawballs 21:09 01 Nov 2003

Used to have Zone Alarms but now we have uninstalled we are still having trouble.

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