onboard LAN

  zabbat 17:02 04 Oct 2003
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I have a gigabyte GA-7VT600 mobo and i want to share my broadband connection with an older pc.I have read the links on networking 2 pcs and understand i need 2 ethernet cards.My question is as my main pc has onboard lan do i only need 1 ethernet card and a cable to do this?

  madPentium 18:48 04 Oct 2003

yes, but if you are directly connecting just 2 computers, make sure it is a crossover cable and not a patch lead.

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