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 Laptop Expert Windows 7 Expert 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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove 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. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Networking>Network XP to Windows 7 idiot guide> Related ressources: ForumIdiot 's Guide to setting up a home network ForumIdiot proof hot swap backup system ForumIdiot needs help with new build. ForumIdiot 's Guide to NAS? ForumIdiots Guide X4 II940 ForumDirections wanted on Win XP Setting up a home network ForumPlease help the village Idiot ; Upgrading from XP to W 7 ForumNeed total IDIOT 's Guide to the Command Prompt Please. ForumIdiot -proof Guide to Unlocking Barton Multipliers? ForumNeed an idiot 's guide to adobe gamma loader vs ati drivers.. ForumWindows Vista on Notebooks: Why and What Hardware? ForumSlimming down Windows 7 ForumWindows 7 Unidentified Network Terror Returns [Help meeeee] ForumStep-by-Step Guide to Building a PC ForumIdiot needs Home Network Setup ForumDual Booting XP and Windows 8/ 7 ForumEnabling file sharing from a Windows 7 to Windows XP /Vista Machines ForumHow to setup a 1GB Gigabyte Network ForumHow to connect two Lans with same network topology ForumHome network advice More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !