Do you get the tcp/ip to work from the win98 machine? See below. Bob Noble www.sonic.net/bnoble The Host Connects to the Internet But the Client Does Not With the Host connected to the Internet, test the LAN and Internet connections by performing the following procedures: a.. Use Winipcfg Tool To use the Winipcfg tool to verify the IP address, follow these steps: 1.. Click Start, click Run, type winipcfg, and then click OK. 2.. In the Ethernet Adapter Information box, select the network adapter. 3.. Click Release, click Renew, and then click OK. If the IP address for the network adapter is 192.168.0.x (where x is a number between 2 and 254), the client successfully obtained an IP address from the host. If the client does not obtain an IP address from the Host, you may need to enable the DHCP service on the Host or manually assign a static IP address to the client. b.. Ping IP Address of Host To use the Ping command to verify the functionality of Transport Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), follow these steps: 1.. Click Start, point to Programs, and then click MS-DOS Prompt. 2.. At the command prompt, type ping 192.168.0.1, and then press ENTER. 3.. At the command prompt, type exit, and then press ENTER to return to Windows. To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.