need to network two computers

  skhoury40 19:59 PM 28 Jun 12
Locked

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 20:33 PM 28 Jun 12

Yes but you would need a USB datalink cable

  100andthirty 20:51 PM 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 21:53 PM 28 Jun 12

This article may help you to set up your workgroup.

Advertisement

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Sony Xperia Z5 vs Xperia Z5 Premium vs Xperia Z5 Compact: What's the difference between Sony's new ?…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

This 3D food printer prints chocolate, cookie dough or pizza

iPhone 6S preview: What to expect from Apple's next iPhone