FW: Controlling XP PC from Win 98 PC

Seak, Teng-Fong tfseak "at" futurmaster.com
Thu Jan 22 22:58:01 2004


> -----Original Message-----
> From: R. S. Patil [mailto:kpr_rspatil "at" sancharnet.in]
> Sent: jeudi 22 janvier 2004 16:25
> To: Seak, Teng-Fong
> Subject: Re: Controlling XP PC from Win 98 PC
> 
> > By "P2P cable", I think you mean twisted pair cable.  It should then be
> supposed that your TCP/IP parameters are set correctly, right?
> Yes its Twisted Pair cable only but pairs crossed over
> to replace a HUB in between.
> 
> >
> > Have you tried ping from your 98 to your XP and what results?  If you're
> hostname, try using IP address.
> >
> 
> I am able use Network Neighborhood to see both PCs
> on both of them and able copy file from each other.
> 
> So on TCP/IP front it seems to work fine no troubles at all.
> 
> I am using IP addresses on both PCs for VNC Viewer
> so host name problem is not there.
> 
> So what else can be the problem.
> 
> R. S. Patil