To create a network setup floppy disk

If you are running the Network Setup Wizard on Windows XP, you must be logged on as an administrator in order to complete this procedure.

1.

Start Network Setup Wizard

2.

Follow the steps on your screen to configure your home or small office network.

3.

When you come to the page that reads, You're almost done, insert a blank, formatted floppy disk into the drive, and then click Create Disk.

 Important

If you have already run the Network Setup Wizard, and did not create the floppy disk, you will need to run it again to create the floppy disk. When you do so, you must enter the same information for your network as you did when you ran the wizard the first time.

 Note

To start the Network Setup Wizard, click Start, click Control Panel, click Network and Internet Connections, and then click Network Connections. Under Common Tasks, click Network Setup Wizard

The Network Setup Wizard can only be run on computers using Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows Millennium Edition, or Windows XP.

Run the wizard on the Windows XP host computer first. The host computer is the one sharing its Internet connection.

Before running the Network Setup Wizard on computers running Windows 98 Second Edition or Windows Millennium Edition, make sure Internet Connection Sharing is disabled on these computers.

Network Setup Wizard overview

Start the Network Setup Wizard

Hardware requirements overview

Choosing your Internet Connection Sharing host computer

Steps for creating a home or small office network

Change the Internet Connection Sharing host computer

Start the Network Setup Wizard



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