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FILE SHARING BETWEEN TWO PC’S VIA A RJ45 LAN CABLE

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HOW TO USE ONE CONNECTION IN 2 LAPTOPS (networking) To connect two computers using LAN cable. As we usually use Flash USB but sometimes if there is huge amount of data then we can’t transfer so this will help you to connect two computers using LAN cable and transfer your huge amount of data.

NOTE>>>>>> THIS AINT A TRICK… ITS A NORMAL PROCEDURE ON A PC ANYWHERE

STEPS:

REQUIREMENTS

A well configured LAN Cable or cross-over cable (Cable which use in DSL)

1=== Plug in the cable with two computers.

In order to start the connection, you’ll have to assign different IP address for both computers. changing the IP address of your computers for the LAN connection, you should make changes in the LAN adapter settings.

2=== Open Control panel from the start menu and click on Network and Internet.

3=== Then click on Network and Sharing center. From the left sidebar,

4=== Click on Change adapter settings.

Under the Network connections window select the appropriate icon for your LAN adapter and right-click on it, then choose Properties.

5=== A Local Area Connection Properties box appears. Under the Network tab select Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
and click on the Properties button. Now set the addresses as mentioned below in each computer and click OK.

At the first computer (say Computer 1):
IP address:192.168.0.1
Subnet mask:255.255.255.0

At the second computer (say Computer 2):
IP address:192.168.0.2
Subnet mask:255.255.255.0

Now set the addresses as mentioned above in each computer and click OK.

METHOD 2

Another Method Which I s Known as the DHCP method according to the picture above where arrowed 2 . Marking it.
Its also a NIce Method of Which a Pc Will Auto assign to itself a working IP

NOTE: we dont use it when we are connecting more than two PC’s cause of NETWORK CONFLICTS in the aspect of IP selection of each PC..

NOW SHARING A FILE OF A FOLDER

1=== Goto My Computer and then click on Network Icon/Tab at the side bar. if you don’t turn on file sharing then you will see a flyer that looks like this Turn on network discovery and file sharing turn it on by clicking it.

2=== Share folder , file or Driver from computer with other computer .Right Click on file or folder or driver and then select share with and click on computer name which you want to share with.

3=== You are almost done.. In the Network Window Just click on the Computer Name, finally you will see the share folders, files and drivers of other computer and use them.

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4 Comments

  1. rieshellin says:

    Though it seems you have done a lot of research on this.. So definitely I’ll give a try…

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