how can i connect "ad-hoc" network? RRS feed

  • Question

  • I've asus n10jc netbook with windows xp.

    And my friend have HP with windows7.

    I am new to networking. So i dont know how to connect both the Laptops without any access point.

    And also can both laptop share internet on one connection?

    Wednesday, November 2, 2011 10:43 AM

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  • Sir, please follow these steps to create a Ad hoc in Windows XP:


    Create the Ad Hoc Network Windows XP


    Part 1: Create the Ad Hoc Network


    Windows XP


    1-Open the Start menu.

    2-Click on Control Panel.

    3-Under Pick a category, click Network and Internet Connections.

    4-Under Pick a Control Panel icon, click Network Connections.

    5-Right-click your wireless network connection, and then click Properties.

    6-In the Wireless Network Connection Properties dialog box, click the Wireless Networks tab.

    7-On the Wireless Networks tab, under Preferred networks, click Add.

    8-In the Wireless network properties dialog box, on the Association tab, type the name of your ad hoc wireless network in Network name (SSID) box. For example, you could name your wireless network "LogicNetwork".

    9-Clear the The key is provided for me automatically check box.

    10-Select the This is a computer-to-computer (ad hoc) network check box.

    11-Create a password and type it in both the Network key and Confirm network key boxes. For the best security, include letters, numbers, and punctuation. Then click OK.

    12-Click OK again to save your changes.





    Wednesday, November 2, 2011 12:09 PM
  • check out this links, below:

    Connect 2 Computers using a Crossover cable

    ICS - Internet Connection Sharing

    Every second counts..make use of it.
    Thursday, November 3, 2011 4:01 AM