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Windows 7: file sharing windows 7 xp laptops no internet

15 Nov 2011   #11
hschott

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
 
 

nope. Right now the w7 laptop is connected wirelessly to an at&t router. But I'm trying to set these two laptops up for an event. I can use a router if I need to, but was hoping to be able to connect with just a cable like I use to.


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15 Nov 2011   #12
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hschott View Post
nope. Right now the w7 laptop is connected wirelessly to an at&t router. But I'm trying to set these two laptops up for an event. I can use a router if I need to, but was hoping to be able to connect with just a cable like I use to.
Direct connections need a null-modem or cross over cable.
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15 Nov 2011   #13
hschott

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
 
 

Which would be better or easier?
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15 Nov 2011   #14
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

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Which would be better or easier?
They are different names for the same thing. You can google it for more information
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16 Nov 2011   #15
hschott

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
 
 

Will do, thanks for all of your help.
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16 Nov 2011   #16
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

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Will do, thanks for all of your help.

My pleasure let us know if you need help.
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