>I have recently installed a fresh copy of Win Xp Pro on
>one of my home computers, that previously had Win 98SE on
>it with ICS. Everything worked fine then but now, with XP
>i can't seem to get the computers networking properly. On
>the Win Xp machine i can ping the other computers in the
>network, but cannot ping myself??? And the Win98SE
>machines can ping each other but not the Win XP machine??
>I have run the network wizard, and configured the IPs on
>the clients manually 192.168.0.x.
>Any suggestions on this weird situation?
Make sure that XP's Internet Connection Firewall is disabled on the
local area network connection. Details here:
Windows XP Internet Connection Firewall
Set the subnet mask to 255.255.255.0 on all computers.
If that doesn't help, try right-clicking and repairing the XP network
Steve Winograd, MS-MVP
Microsoft Most Valuable Professional - Windows XP
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