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Connecting Laptop to my Desktop Computer

by weston_w / January 31, 2009 5:24 AM PST

Hi
Let me describe the situation. I am 18, living in a house with the parents for a while longer.
There is a computer downstairs, and I have a personal laptop of my own.

Of course, the computer is much nicer, with a flat screen and a better internet connection.

I have WoW (World of Warcraft)on my laptop, due to the fact that my Pops does not want his HD being taken up by 10 GBs of a computer game.

So, I have a question.
Is there any way I could use my laptop as somewhat as an "external HD" so that I can play WoW on my desktop computer from time to time?

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Nope.
by Coryphaeus / January 31, 2009 5:41 AM PST

While ICS is available, and routers allow sharing, what you want to do is not possible. You cannot access the program from another computer.

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Minimal Install Option?
by sunwatcher / January 31, 2009 8:57 AM PST

Does WoW have an option to do a minimal install? I know many other games do. Perhaps your dad won't mind losing a gig or two instead.

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