Operating Systems

  groundhog99 21:18 30 Oct 2005
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I'm looking at investing in a wireless network for three PCs (two desk tops and a lap top). Two of the PCs have windows XP home with the other on Windows ME. Do you know if this will cause any problems. The PCs are based in different rooms around the house

Also, I am looking at the Netgear DG834GT, has anyone any experience of this - or is there a better product out there. I am looking to share internet connection, files and printers

Many thanks for your help - you will probably guess I'm not a PC 'expert' so simple answers will really help me

Thanks

  Taff™ 21:44 30 Oct 2005

I have set up networks using this combination without any problems. I use this type of router and set up configuration. click here I believe the router you mention will also do the job.

  Taff™ 21:45 30 Oct 2005
  PaulB2005 00:27 31 Oct 2005

Two of the PCs have windows XP home with the other on Windows ME.

Exact same set up as here. No problems.

  groundhog99 22:14 01 Nov 2005

Many thanks for your help all

  xfox 13:24 02 Nov 2005

can anobody telme whats the new operating system from microsoft that will replace XP??????????:)

  PaulB2005 14:47 02 Nov 2005

Windows Vista click here

  xfox 13:01 03 Nov 2005

thanks paul i realy need to know

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