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Old 01-07-2005, 08:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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what hardware needs to be in the client pc to network to the host. when i run the setup wizard i'm told i'm missing hardware. please help. this is the last step in getting this pc up and going. getting on line. thanks. i followed the directions for set up step by step until the harware issue. the host pc is in good shape

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Old 01-07-2005, 09:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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All you should need is a Network Interface Card and the correct ethernet cable. If you are connect the client PC directly to the Host then you will need a Crossover cable. If you are using a piece of hardware then you need to use Straight Through.
How have you connected these PC and how are you trying to get online?


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Old 01-07-2005, 09:39 PM   #3 (permalink)
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i'm already online with the host pc, win xp through roadrunner. i have a linksys wireless g broadband router but can't get the two pcs networked. i followed all the directions step by step but when i got to the client pc the set up wizard said i was missing hardware. i can't figure out what
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