limited connectivity

  1x11456 13:39 25 Feb 2005

i have just connected up my catt 5 cable run the network wizzard on both computers xp home( main)xp pro (slave) and when i try to get on the web i get nothing in the system tray on the slave the connection icon has a yellow ! which says lan,speed 100Mbps,limited or no connecivity...what do i do now..thanks in advance

  microstyle 16:18 25 Feb 2005

are both pc's in the same ip range ? i.e. and ?

  FelixTCat 17:04 25 Feb 2005

How are you connected to the internet?

  1x11456 17:15 25 Feb 2005

one is connected by a adsl modem. and as for being in the same range i dont know or how to check

  FelixTCat 17:48 25 Feb 2005

If you are connecting the two computers together, you have to use a special cross-over cable, not a normal patch cable.

  1x11456 19:01 25 Feb 2005

the cable i have is cat 5e patch cable r7j304 made by belkin and its yellow

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