Windows XP Networking Trouble!

  megabyte1986 22:51 15 Mar 2004

I am trying to network a Laptop with XP Pro and a Desktop with XP Pro using 2 Netgear MA101 wireless adapters i have installed the software that came with them and ran the network wizard sevral times but all i get is it stating that it finds the other computer is there and the signal streth but i can not seem to get the internet or files to share.

Any advice would be great

  wawadave 00:45 16 Mar 2004
  Lozzy 02:10 16 Mar 2004

Enable file sharing and also enable Internet sharing. That will solve it.

  georgemac 06:59 16 Mar 2004

disable any firewalls on both machines andsee if it works - you may have a setting in the firewall which needs to be adjusted to allow network file sharing.

  megabyte1986 23:56 20 Mar 2004

Have done all that and still only get a message pop up everynow and then stating that its connected to home1 and the sigal strenth.

any more ideas?

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