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Old 01-16-2007, 01:41 AM
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Hello,
I have a wireless network set up at home, using a motorola wireless router. I have 4 computers connected wirelessly to the network. I know all of their internal IP addresses... 192.168.10.1/2/3/4. I was wondering if there is any way to "chat" or send messages from one computer to another.

I tried using "net send" command (net send 192.168.10.1 test) but it says that it was not able to find the computer.

I want to know if there are any alternate ways to send messages to another computer, without installing additional software.

All the machines are running Windows XP.

Thanks a lot for the replies!
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Old 01-16-2007, 02:20 AM
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Hey man,

Most firewall software will block net send, its almost outdated nowdays, You could try other software like msn but for local chatting.. have a look on download.com etc.
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Old 01-19-2007, 10:48 PM
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Hey Scott,

I understand... but the point is to communicate without installing any software... I can use NETSEND (in DOS) or WRITE (in UNIX) when I am at my work place.

At home, I would like to do the same- without installing additional software. Do you think disabling firewalls would help?
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