Network XP to Windows 7 idiot guide Tags: Laptops Windows 7 Windows XP Networking Last response: April 28, 2012 1:05 PM in Networking Share Anonymous a b D Laptop a b $ Windows 7 April 28, 2012 12:09:08 PM I need to network my PC running XP to my Laptop which has the Windows 7 operating system. Can anyone help me. If you can explain in the simplest of simple tems it would be most helpful. Roy More about : network windows idiot guide sk1939 April 28, 2012 1:05:54 PM Buy a router, plug both devices in via ethernet cable, and they're networked. File sharing is an additional step. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Idiot's Guide to setting up a home network Forum Wireless Network Slow to Initialize in Windows XP Versus to Windows 7 Forum Hook up printer to XP and Windows 7 wireless network Forum Windows 7 64 bit to xp 32 bit network not giving permission Forum Solvedrecommend a good clean up/optimize/speed up windows 7 guide? Forum How do I configure a LAN network mix Windows 7 and Windows XP machines?? Forum Printer on wireless network works with xp laptop but not windows 7 Forum Network Troubles- Windows 7 & XP Forum SolvedWindows 7 to Windows XP networking problem Forum SolvedWindows 7 Network Driver !?!? Forum SolvedReinstalled Windows 7- Network adapter issues Forum SolvedSharing a network from xp to win 7 using a switch ?????/ Forum SolvedHow do I get my windows 7 computer to be on a wireless network for file sharing and on an iphone5 hotspot at the same time? Forum SolvedInstalled windows 7, have no network drivers Forum SolvedI had windows 7, but I used the factory reset and now the OS is Windows XP. Any way to restore back to Windows 7? Forum Solvedwindows easy transfer to transfer from windows xp pro 32 bit to windows 7/8 pro 64 bit? Forum SolvedInstalled new Motherboard and Processor on old Windows7 HD, can't detect Network Controller Forum SolvedWindows 7 Connects to network but no Internet connection Forum SolvedWindows 8- Network cable unplugged , works on 7 Forum SolvedMissing Network Adapter Driver after reinstall Windows 7 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !