Internet connection

  Daiol 15:45 30 Dec 2005
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Hi,I,m new to this forum.my question is i have my main pc in a small room at home its wanadoo 2.2mbps broadband adsl.My wife had a laptop for xmas what i want to do is to keep her laptop up to date windows etc.can i just remove the internet connection from the main pc and plug it into the laptop to do neccesary updates? thakyou in advance.

  quack 15:54 30 Dec 2005

If you load the Modem Driver disc into the laptop you can indeed do as you require.

  Daiol 13:48 01 Jan 2006

many thanks for your assistance the job went down well thanx Daiol.

  GeoffR 14:36 01 Mar 2006

I have a simple enquiry. I am trying to connect my desktop via dial-up to the internet using Windows XP. When the process gets as far as dialling the ISP the phone number appears and a message "Dialling", almost immediately followed by the message "Hanging up".
The phone line is ok and I suspect that I have not got the connections on the computer rear panel correct, although I have tried various permutations. Any suggestions

GeoffR

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