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networking two computers

by dh478 / October 26, 2008 3:29 AM PDT

I have one computer that is windows xp with aol dial up and a modem. the other computer is windows xp with no internet and no modem now i am trying to figure ou how am i going to connect my computer that has no modem to the one that has the modem and internet

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Widely documented.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 26, 2008 3:31 AM PDT
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by dh478 / November 7, 2008 8:43 PM PST
In reply to: Widely documented.

i Know there is ics but do i connect with a phone line or ehthernet cable

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Thats documented.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 7, 2008 10:34 PM PST
In reply to: ics

You use both when you do that but since I don't duplicate web content I stop here unless you have a specific question.

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computer network
by Angliaa / June 5, 2009 8:33 PM PDT
In reply to: Widely documented.

encounter with the same problem...

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--------->>no WAY.....<<---------
by elperro / December 1, 2008 2:05 PM PST

still using dial-up.way better with broadband when networking.i just bought a router LinksyS WRT-160N IT'S A BULLET.all antena built in.sorry to say but dial-up is in dinosaur age.

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XP, LAN connection, and accessing AOL.
by rdclmn7 / January 15, 2009 9:27 AM PST

XP will by default activate a LAN connection between 2 computers.
1. LAN cable.
2. Routing box with AC adapter.
3. Follow the Network setup wizard to designate which of the two will have access to AOL, and which will access through the other.
This means that both have to be on to work.
4. There is another option, you can get a usb-connected external modem which will cost some $30.

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by slimmboy / February 16, 2009 8:23 PM PST

working with one computer will be eaisyer

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