home networking please help

  dawnyworld 19:31 25 May 2004

hi all i have just networked 2 pc'c but when i enable the 2 network adapters in my main pc i get stop error 0x0000007f and pc restarts :( till i go into safe mode and disable it.

pc is a7n8-x delux mobo 2 36 g raptors stripe 0
rad 9800 pro 2500 mobile barton 1024 xms pc 2700
with XP pro

  Gaz 25 20:00 25 May 2004

Sounds like a conflict, have you just got the one Network card?

If so, try reinstalling the drivers for it.

  AndySD 20:35 25 May 2004

Your motherboard has one lan controller built in is this enabled and the drivers loaded. If so try changing the pci slot the other network card is in the the furtest away from the AGP slot.

  dawnyworld 20:39 25 May 2004

hi my mother board has 2 lan connections onboard both enabled now but it wont connect to each other is now saying cannot renew ip

  AndySD 21:59 25 May 2004

what commands are you using?

  dawnyworld 22:04 25 May 2004

i only used the network wizard

  LastChip 22:04 25 May 2004

Have you connected each machine directly to the other?

If so, are you using a CROSSOVER cable?

In this situation, a normal straight through (patch) cable will not work.

  dawnyworld 22:08 25 May 2004

yes using crossover cable

  Gaz 25 22:08 25 May 2004

Unless the rechid Wizard bridged the connections again.

  LastChip 22:29 25 May 2004

Has the network got the same Workgroup name, but different Computer names?

  dawnyworld 22:33 25 May 2004

how would i check that

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 review

What went wrong at the Designs of the Year 2017

iPhone X news: Release date, price, new features & specs

Comment utiliser Live Photos ?