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Platinum Edition Using® Microsoft® Windows® XP by Brian Knittel, Robert Cowart

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Running Network Setup Wizard

Running the Network Setup Wizard is necessary because even if you enter the information, file sharing will not work until you've run the network setup wizard once.

A few years ago it was uncommon to have more than one computer in a home and networking wasn't nearly the issue it has become today. With more and more perfectly good computers being replaced solely because they are slower and not capable of supporting the latest technologies, many homes now have two, three, or even more computers. It was only natural that as XP developed, an easy method of connecting or networking machines to allow them to communicate would be included. The Network Setup Wizard is the result of that development process. It has greatly ...

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