Dumb question: Novell Netware & Windows?

Discussion in 'Networking & Security' started by DatHak512, Jul 1, 2004.

  1. DatHak512

    DatHak512 Gawd

    Jan 8, 2004
    okay, here's my dumb question of the day. i have a XPpro destop, and my friend has a IBM laptop running Windows XP pro as well. (but the laptop uses Novell Netware; when you go into 'my network places' it displays "Novell Connections") >> i know nothing about novell netware << i have a crossover cable, and all i want to do is move files from my comp to his laptop. we're both in the same workgroup, but nothin's showin... what's the deal?!
  2. oakfan52

    oakfan52 [H]ard|Gawd

    Oct 5, 2003
    on the novell ogin screen there should be a check box that says "workstation only" that will allow you to bypass the netwware login and logon to the workstation only. make sure he has tcp/ip setup and file print sharing. novell login should not affect this setup.