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Old 07-05-2008, 03:33 PM   #1
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What do you need to network or hook up 2 computers 2gather to play the same game ex: Age of Empires.....A ethernet cord? and the IP Address?
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Old 07-05-2008, 03:43 PM   #2
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just an ethernet cord
connect em play via lan
for more then 2 you will need a router tho
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Old 07-05-2008, 04:14 PM   #3
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What is it called when you type in whoever is hosting the games IP Address to enter?
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Old 07-05-2008, 05:23 PM   #4
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click start run type cmd thn type ipconfig
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Old 07-05-2008, 05:42 PM   #5
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I know how to find a computers IP address...I was just wondering what it was called...Like if my friend was hosting a game online...I could jump into the pre game lobby with his IP Address
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Old 07-05-2008, 08:03 PM   #6
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a LAN?
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Old 07-06-2008, 12:33 AM   #7
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it depends on the game dude. for instance in CoD4 u have to open the Command box my pressing the ~ button. then just type "/connect 111.111.1.1"
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