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Joined in LAN

I have joined my laptop and my computer and now i want to connect my laptops DVD rom to my computer. what should i do?

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Right click the DVD drive on the laptop and click sharing and security.

Click "If you understand the risk, but still want to share the root of a drive, click here"

Under network sharing and security, tick the box "Share this folder on the network"

Click okay.

Now on the desktop type in run \\whateveryourcomputernameis\whateverthesharenameis
and it will open the DVD drive on the laptop.

You can also do this on your hard drive to share documents, music or whatever.

Regards

Posted on Apr 06, 2008

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