connect 2 pc's wirelessly

  nobbie 16:58 06 Dec 03
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hi, i have 2 pc's both win XP and i can share my wireless broadband connection "no problem", but i am having problems trying to share files between the 2 comps, when i try, i get an error message which basically says that the modem is not connecting or working or installed, BUT i thought that as long as i have a wireless nic card in each comp, then that is how they would communicate, so any help please

  nobbie 12:04 07 Dec 03

just needed to bring it back to the top

Go to the XP Help & Support, look for Networking. You should get a tutorial on sharing folders. Basically, you have to tell the computer to share things.

  wobbler 14:23 07 Dec 03

Hve you enabled file sharing on both PC's . Can you ping one PC from the other?

  nobbie 16:18 07 Dec 03

what is ping ?

You have to run the Network setup Wizard on both PCs.

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