Printer sharing on wireless router

  Potty Head 23:39 01 Jun 2005
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I have just installed a 3com wireless adsl router, to which is connected xp pro desktop and win 2000 pro laptop. Both can access the broadband but I can't seem to work out how to setup the local network in win 2000.
Has anyone any ideas?

  Strawballs 00:38 07 Jun 2005

Run network wizard in XP Pro mchine make floppy when prompted then run it on Win 2000 machine to configure it.

  selfbuild 18:15 07 Jun 2005

Strawballs, that won't work mate... 2000 doesn't support it naturally....

Potty Head, right click the Network Connection in 2000 > Properties and check that Client for Microsoft Windows is installed.

  Strawballs 00:49 08 Jun 2005

Thanks for that Selfbuild I was only guessing as I have had very little experience of Win 2000 except the fact that we use it at work but not having administrators privliges I cannot do anything.

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