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Connecting the internet with windows 2000 NT & 98

I'm connected to the internet via my windows 2000 NT and cannot connect my other computer to the internet that is running windows 98. I tried to install 2000 on the other computer but it won't accept it. I have a Belkin router(Not cordless)and Sympatico DSL modem conection. Is this just not possible? Can someone help me...Please...

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Connecting the internet with windows 2000 NT & 98

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You connect the router to the DSL modem.
Connect both PCs to the router.
Both PCs will have to be setup to get an IP address automactly.
Using the 2000 PC configure the router using the instructions that came with it. This varies by brand, but
you setup the router to signon to your DSL account.
The PCs then can axcess the internet through the router.

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Can't get it to work

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It just does not want to connect, I don't know what I'm doing wrong.

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Can't get it to work

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On the win98 PC, click start, run, type in comand and then type in ipconfig /all, and post your results. Do this on the Win2k PC also post the results. John

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ipcongfig /all

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How do you get the window to stay open so that I can post it? Thanks

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Do you mean the comand window?
In W2K and XP you click start, run, then type in cmd and click OK, this will open a window that looks like a DOS screen. At the C:\ipconfig /all and press enter. Ipconfig will run and display your net work settings.
For Win98 you can do the same thing to get the settings
or click on the DOS prompt button. John

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On 98

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On windows 98 the command runs to quick I can only see the bottom, what can I do? Thanks for the Help...

As for 2000 this is the display

Microsoft Windows 2000 [Version 5.00.2195]
<C> Copyright 1985-2000 Microsoft Corp.

C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator>ipconfig /all

Windows 2000 IP Configuration

Host Name ............: angels-x151xrmw
Primary DNS Suffix ...:
Node Type ............: Broadcast
IP Routing Enabled ...: No
Wins Proxy Enable ....: No
DNS Suffix Search List: WorkGroup

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix .: WorkGroup
Description ....................: D-Link DFE-530TX PCI Fast Ethernet A

dapter <rev.C>
Physical Address...........:00-05-5D-74-EE-83
DHCP Enabled...............:Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled..:Yes
IP Address.................:
Subnet Mask................:
Default Gateway............:
DHCP Server................:
DNS Servers................:
Lease Obtained.............:Saturday, April 23, 2004 8:46:37 AM
Lease Expires..............:Monday, January 18, 2038 10:14:07 PM

C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator>

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