Originally Posted by craigwhiteside
Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
Double-click Network, and then click the Identification tab.
In the Workgroup box, enter the name WORKGROUP
leave dns, since you wont need it, the gateway is used so you can connect to the internet and should be the same ip address on both pc's
Sorry to be so bothersome but if I put 192.168.1.1 to one machine I should put the same to the other??. and xp asks for the dns right so can it be left blank.