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    Feb 14, 2006, 02:59 AM
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    How to connct two PC without any hub? And I don't want to make a server because if I want to use the other I need to make the other PC on. Is there any other solution? And I'm having only one modem.
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    Feb 14, 2006, 03:16 AM
    You need a crossover cable, available from all good computer stores.

    See Fredgs answer to earlier question.

    "Hi,
    Here is a link:
    http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/u...ussel_hni.mspx
    Scroll down to about 1/2 way, for a picture of using just a simple CAT5 "cross-over" cable to connect two computers; under the heading "How do I Connect Two PC's Together".
    It also explains how to use windows to set it up; providing you have two ethernet cards."
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    Feb 20, 2006, 01:14 PM
    What are trying to share files, printers, internet?? What is your modem - dialup, dsl, cable - what?

    P2E

    Quote Originally Posted by aki
    how to connct two pc without any hub? and i dont want to make a server becuse if i want to use the other i need to make the other pc on. is there any other solution? and i m having only one modem.

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