I have a computer that is running Windows XP and a laptop running Windows 7 Can I set up a network between them for games

Windows 7 64-bit I can not find the protocol ipx\`spx that you need most of the games and is located mainly in Windows XP
Computer that is running XP connected to the router by cable and laptop by Wireless
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Hi Osama,

 

 

If your network contains computers running different versions of Windows, put all computers in the same workgroup

 

 

I would suggest you to try the steps in the article and check if it helps.

 

 

Networking home computers running different versions of Windows
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/windows7/networking-home-computers-running-different-versions-of-windows

 

 

Refer to the link for additional information.


 

What you need to set up a home network
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/windows7/what-you-need-to-set-up-a-home-network

 

 

 

Hope this information helps. Reply to the post with updated status of the issue to assist you further.

 

 

 

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