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Old 12-31-2006, 09:40 PM   #2 (permalink)
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connect the two pcs via crossover. both machines should have network interface cards to plug the crossover into, they run 10-20 bucks. setup a peer-to-peer network. assuming you will be playing over tcpip, set each machine with a static ip in the same subnet.

comp a
ip -
subnet mask -

comp b
ip -
subnet mask -

on comp a, open command line and run

on comp b, open command line and run

if either of these fail, try disabling any firewalls (including builtin xp)
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