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Windows 7: Cannot connect my win7pro and win7homepremium with Mouse Without Board

10 May 2012   #1

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Cannot connect my win7pro and win7homepremium with Mouse Without Board

I just downloaded the Mouse Without Boarders so that I could use my keyboard and mouse to control both my desktop and laptop.

My laptop runs Window 7 Home Premium and my desktop runs Windows 7 Professional and both of them are 64bit systems.

I installed Mouse Without Boarders in the two computers but they just could not connect to each other.

What I've done: I disabled all the firewall of both computers and things that might block the connection but it didn't solve the problem; I also used each computer to ping each other using static ip addresses and that worked fine.

Now I cannot find a way to solve this problem, and anyone have any idea?

my desktop connect to LAN with wire while my laptop wireless.

Many thanks.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 May 2012   #2

Microsoft Windows 10 Home Build 15036

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by garrychnca View Post
my desktop connect to LAN with wire while my laptop wireless.
I'm quoting from the first page at Engadget
"...he built Mouse Without Borders: software that lets you control computers on the same wireless network ..."

I wonder if "wireless" means that both systems need to be using wireless... I could be wrong, though.
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 Cannot connect my win7pro and win7homepremium with Mouse Without Board

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