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Sharing files: Linksys router, XP-OS, NO SERVER

Discussion in 'Networking' started by alexenjen, Jan 29, 2003.

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  1. alexenjen

    alexenjen Thread Starter

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    I need to share files on (4) Windows XP pro stations without a server and is currently sharing DSL on Linksys BEFSR81 router.
     
  2. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    No sweat. :) Enable file and print sharing on the XP box that you wish to share files on, in My Computer right click on the drive you wish to share and select sharing. You'll need to have an account with the same name and password as the machine that wants to access the files if you don't want to be asked for a password every time.
     
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