Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Noob Home Network?

    I just bought a new iMac G5 17" and was wondering how I might be able to connect it or "network" it to my brothers iMac G4. All we wont to do is play some games of Warcraft, we live in the same house.

    Could we use an Eather cable to hook up our macs without haveing to use the internet?

    Not sure if this is the right place but I have searched alot of forums with no avail.

  2. #2

    MacsWork's Avatar
    Member Since
    May 22, 2005
    Closer than you think.
    Performa 6116 2GBSCSI 8MB OS 7.5.3
    If they are within 25 feet of each other than buy a cross over ethernet cable to string between them. Or if you want to spend a little more dough, buy a little linksys 5 port switch and two regular ethernet cables that will reach the two computers.

  3. #3
    Ok, I'll give that a try.



Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Home Network for both macs and pc's, with network storage
    By beattie41 in forum Internet, Networking, and Wireless
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 12-30-2010, 11:01 AM
  2. Network question from a mac noob
    By starmac in forum Internet, Networking, and Wireless
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-07-2010, 05:19 PM
  3. AirPort not saving home network network
    By punquey in forum Internet, Networking, and Wireless
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-01-2008, 10:13 AM
  4. Noob - Help Installing Network Printer
    By HawkCode in forum Switcher Hangout
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 02-04-2007, 08:55 AM
  5. Network Noob. Wireless internet.
    By BzY in forum Internet, Networking, and Wireless
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 06-19-2004, 09:47 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts