Thread: An ICS problem
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Old 2nd December, 2006, 02:53 AM
DaveBC DaveBC is offline
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I suspect you just need to include the WIN 98 machine in you WinXP's firewall exceptions and if your using a crossover cable between them it should work.

Good Luck


Edit: I suppose I should explain how to do it. Easiest way if you have your WXP Disc, is put in the Win98 maching and use the set up home network wizard. With the Win 98 machine as the "gateway to the internet" then run the wizard on the XP machine too. But on the XP machine select "this machine connects through anohter computer on the network" option. That will configure your IP DHCP and firewall for you.

If your a comfortable manually configuring you'll find the firewall settings in the control panel, simply check allow file and print sharing.
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