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Windows 7: how could I set a shared network between to homes?

07 Mar 2010   #1

windows 7 ultimate 64-bit
 
 
how could I set a shared network between to homes?

So basically, I was trying to see if i could makea shared folder/storage drive on my laptop that my buddy whos down the street could access and we can share files like our group projects... how difficult would that be?

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12 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Hi Gunslinger88,

You might honestly be better off just using a free cloud storage service like SkyDrive - Windows Live or Dropbox - Home - Online backup, file sync and sharing made easy. . Let me know what you end up doing though!

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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12 Mar 2010   #3

windows 7 ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Well ive kinda scrubbed the idea for now, I may try messing around with some other time but thx for the ideas. Im now using skydrive.
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12 Mar 2010   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Right on, I'm glad to help out. Please let me know if I can be of assistance in the future!

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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