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Can i link 2 computers together to play games

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Anonymous
February 10, 2010 9:39:43 PM

Hello,
I have the computer game command and conquer and my friend has the same game. Can we link our 2 computers together to play against each other

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Anonymous
February 11, 2010 10:20:46 AM

If they both have ethernet network connectors you probably just need a crossover version of an ethernet cable.

Or connect via a router using regular ethernet cables -- you might try wireless but start by connecting them wired.

Third alternative is wireless adhoc network directly between the two machines.

Remember to turn off the firewall in both machines. Check out if C&C has networking settings which may save you reading up on how to do it with Windows.
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May 6, 2010 7:27:18 PM

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If they both have ethernet network connectors you probably just need a crossover version of an ethernet cable.

Or connect via a router using regular ethernet cables -- you might try wireless but start by connecting them wired.

Third alternative is wireless adhoc network directly between the two machines.

Remember to turn off the firewall in both machines. Check out if C&C has networking settings which may save you reading up on how to do it with Windows.


appreciate your answer , i have the same question. we don't have telephone modem ( which is how the game was originally set up to play.)
could you be a little more specific
thanks so much

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