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10-05-2002, 04:39 PM
I do have one computer home and I'm gonna buy another soon ! Now the problem is that we are using only one internet connection from extra ! now the thing i need is to run both terminals on a single internet connection line ! wat do i need to do for tht? i mean wat sort of hardwares i need for that?

10-05-2002, 05:10 PM
Hi Sharvil,

Internet connection sharing can be set up very easily and cheaply (under $100) between two computers using a couple of network cards and a crossover ethernet cable. Network cards retail for around $30 each for a 10Mb/s card and crossover cables for $20. If you wish to expand your network later on you can then swap the crossover cable for a hub. Once you have your network setup then installing internet connection sharing is a breeze using the Windows 98/ME/XP Internet Connection Sharing Wizard.