>I am trying to set up a network at my house. I have tried
>this newsgroup, but so far, nothing suggested has worked.
>I will post all the info again and maybe someone will be
>able to figure it out.
>I have three comps. Comp #1 is in room A, Comp's#2-3 are
>in room B. Comp#1 runs winXP in room A, Comp#2 is running
>win 98 and has an attached printer in room B, and Comp#3
>is running win98se in room B.
>All of the comps are hooked into a router, and through
>that to the internet. All have seperate ip addresses, all
>run McAfee firewalls.
>I have set the printer on Comp#2 to "sharing", and run
>the network setup wizard from my xp disk on Comp#2 and
>#3. I ran the wizard on Comp#1 directly from XP. I ran
>the wizard through as a "residential gateway", as per a
>group member's instructions.
>I still cannot access the printer from Comp#1 or #3, or
>access any shared files from any of the comps. All the
>hardware is hooked up properly, but I cannot even ping
>the other comps with the XP computer.
>All three comps have trouble-free internet access(cable),
>but we cannot network???