Internet and printer sharing on XP

  steven_frost 14:48 11 Apr 2003
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i'm using a direct cable to link to pc both running win XP Pro but i would like to be able to share internet connection from my desktop to laptop as i have Broadband any helop would be great

  A15 16:53 11 Apr 2003

Try these:-

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Hope they help!

  Paranoid Android 16:54 11 Apr 2003

You cannot do this with Direct Cable Connection. You need to set up a peer to peer network using network cards.

Marvin

  A15 17:08 11 Apr 2003

Sorry steven_frost thought the direct connection you were refering to was a crossover cable between two NIC's

  steven_frost 17:12 11 Apr 2003

Thanks I did guess as much but was hoping to do it on the cheap but like anything you cant thanks to all of your help

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