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Want to deny access to others on lan

Discussion in 'Networking' started by McOwnage, Nov 3, 2007.

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  1. McOwnage

    McOwnage Thread Starter

    May 12, 2006
    Hello I have a computer that will be working as a server. Here is what I would like to know if it can be done.

    ok say I have 4 computer all have ip i set
    comp1 is server
    comp2, comp3, and comp4 are on the same lan but used for personal use.

    is there a way to deny comp1 from seeing comp2, comp3, and comp4, But still allow comp2, comp3, comp4 to see each others and see comp1 on a lan

  2. TerryNet

    TerryNet Moderator

    Mar 23, 2005
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    Don't know about "seeing" but you can control file access with 3rd party firewalls or, depending on the operating system(s), with the proper file permissions.
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