Networking question

  daisy2bell 23:00 09 Sep 2004
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I have now ( finaly ) got my win98SE and win XP talking to each other.
The 98SE is the main mashine where I have AOL broadband installed.
The other mashine (XP) doesn't have AOL or modem installed.
Can I access and run AOL from my XP (through network), if so how
Thanks
Fred

  Boyonthehill 23:07 09 Sep 2004

I saw in a magazine about the back orifice trjan, which you could use(or something like that) check click here. I'm not sure whether this will work ,just a suggestion ( and no it isn't a joke, I thought it was too)

  madPentium 23:07 09 Sep 2004

Is there no way you can have the AOL being connected to the XP machine as the master?
It would be far more secure and easier to share from this pc

  Strawballs 00:21 10 Sep 2004

Control panel > add remove programs> add remove windows components go to internet connection sharing (ICS) and install and run it you will need a win 98 disk you will be prompted to put in a floppy which you will have to run on the XP machine to configure it when you have finished.
Madpentium is right though it is much more secure and easier to do with the XP machine as the gateway.

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