need to network two computers

  skhoury40 28 Jun 12
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i have two computers which are side by side and need to network them. one is windows 7 and the other is vista. can i do it with a usb cable. i have the ethernet ports on both of them already used to connect to internet.

  Belatucadrus 28 Jun 12

Yes but you would need a USB datalink cable

  100andthirty 28 Jun 12

If they are both connected to the internet, then they're already connected for networking. You just need to make sure they're in the same work group and you've set up sharing permissions. Google set up Windows 8 and Vista networking.

  difarn 28 Jun 12

This article may help you to set up your workgroup.

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