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Windows 7: how to connect 2 pc with crossover cable

29 Oct 2012   #1
novacounter

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how to connect 2 pc with crossover cable?

i want to connect 2 pc using crossover cable
please give me a guide to how to do that
my main point is gaming but also sharing
i want to know how to connect them to be able to play multiplayer games using lan


of course i'm using win 7 on both
thanks a lot


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29 Oct 2012   #2
novacounter

windows 7 home premium
 
 

there is no one to answer???
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29 Oct 2012   #3
Parman

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

1. Create a crossover cable.
Once side (orange/white, orange, green/white, blue, blue/white, green, brown/white,brown)
Other side (green/white, green, Orange/white, blue, blue/white, Orange, brown/white, brown)

2. Plug the crossover Cable into the machines.
3. Configure IP address as static. (192.168.1.1 & 192.168.1.2) (or leave IP address as APIPA)
4. Enjoy the connection.

So these PC's will not be connected to the internet?
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30 Oct 2012   #4
novacounter

windows 7 home premium
 
 

i dont know what you mean by (orange/white, orange, green/white, blue, blue/white, green, brown/white,brown)
but i have a normal crossover cable and 2 pc with windows 7
i want to make a lan connection for following reasons:
1-play multiplayer games
2-sharing files nad folders
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