Internet connection through LAN!

  WrathMaster 17:27 05 Jun 03
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OK, here's my setup:
I have 1 PC running Broadband and 1 PC that has no Internet connection.
I have a Network Card installed on both machines and a Cable running between them that is working fine.
I would like to access the internet on both computers using the LAN connection.
The problem is I am having trouble setting up the LAN connection so I can access the internet through it.
I get this error message usually:
"Windows cannot set up this computer to share it's internet connection because the IP address it needs (192.168.0.1) is being used by another computer or device on the network or by software running on this computer"
Whatever shall I do?????

  DieSse 17:40 05 Jun 03

Change the IP address - try 198.168.0.3

  WrathMaster 17:41 05 Jun 03

How?

  DieSse 18:16 05 Jun 03

What OS?

  WrathMaster 18:37 05 Jun 03

XP

  DieSse 00:05 06 Jun 03

Start - Settings - Control Panel - Network Connections. Right Click on Local Area Connection
then click Internet Connection (TCP/IP) - Properties, and you'll see all the settings.

Cross check on the two systems, and change one of the IPs to be one more on the last digit than the other.

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