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Hello for the pas little while I have been trying to connect two computers together with an ethernet cable (both running windows xp) I have followed all of the instructions and nothing seems to work could someone please help.
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are you going through any connecting device or just directly pc to pc?
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Just pc to pc
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then you need a crossover cable.... but why not use a switch, since they are so cheap now.
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