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    Default second computer

    I have my grandson living with us now. He has a computer(Compaq S4020WM-B,128mb DDRSDRAM,40GB+DMA Hard Drive) and we want to connect to the web. I have dail-up connection on my computer with one phone line. I have tried to connect using my info,but no connection. To use his computer,what should I do?
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    ok first of all you have to understand that you will not get the dial up speed on both computers what you can do is use a crossover cable to set up a network it should work from there you share your dial up internet connection then brige it and walla you got it

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    What versions of Windows are installed on the computers in question? Knowing that will make it allot easier for us to help you.
    Comptia A+ and Network + Certified. Microsoft MCP in Windows 2000 Pro. Server, Advanced Server and Data Center Sever.

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    Default Two Computers

    The first computer(mine) is Windows 98. The second one is Windows XP. Sorry about the info missing.Thanks