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Windows 7: I am a dummy to Homegroup

24 May 2010   #1
Ayoosh

Windows 7/ Windows XP/ Mac OSX Snow leopard
 
 
I am a dummy to Homegroup

Guys i read in a read in a newsapaper aricle that we can set homegroup with internet connection of any type. i need to connect with my frnd . he uses the same isp. i have a beetel 220bxi modem can i connect with my frnd


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24 May 2010   #2
metalmania31

Windows 7 Pro 64bit build 7601 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ayoosh View Post
Guys i read in a read in a newsapaper aricle that we can set homegroup with internet connection of any type. i need to connect with my frnd . he uses the same isp. i have a beetel 220bxi modem can i connect with my frnd
What did this article claim? The only way I know to connect to another computer on the internet is through remote desktop or remote connection. Or a more complicated Domain/Client setup, but Homegroup only works in a local network. And all computers need to be running windows 7.
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