win2k to xp

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by cpomd, Jun 8, 2004.

  1. cpomd

    cpomd OSNN Addict

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    Have added a second hand conputer running win2k via a crossover cable to my main machine running XPpro and can ping and share files successfully.IP addresses are 192.168.0.1 main machine and 192.168.0.2 win2k machine my problem is that i cannot get Iexplorer to work even with a proxy server running am i missing something? Tia mike
     
  2. PseudoKiller

    PseudoKiller Zug Zug

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    are both computers connected to the net?? are you using ICS?? why are you using the proxy settings in IE ... are you running a proxy server??
     
  3. cpomd

    cpomd OSNN Addict

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    only main machine connected to net via a broadband modem ics is running via modem on main machine. using proxy settings because automatically detect did not work.have tried freeproxy
     
  4. Electronic Punk

    Electronic Punk Administrator Staff Member Political User Folding Team

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    You need to set the default gateway on the machine that does not have the internet connection to the ip of the machine that does.
     
  5. cpomd

    cpomd OSNN Addict

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    Already tried gateway IP. Have successfully applied SP4 and on the reboot iexplorer works OK. many thanks for your responses.
     
  6. Kush

    Kush High On Life!

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    welcome to osnn.net