connection method This
directly to the Internet
enables the integrated
firewall provided with
Windows XP .
If you are having
difficulty turning off your
computer, see "General
Program Problems" on
Windows XP provides a Network Setup Wizard to guide you through the
process of sharing files, printers, or an Internet connection between
computers in a home or small office.
Click the Start button, point to All Programs—>
Accessories—> Communications, and then click Network Setup
On the welcome screen, click Next.
Click checklist for creating a network.
Complete the checklist and required preparations, and then return to
the Network Setup Wizard.
Follow the instructions on the screen.
To prevent data loss, you must turn off your computer through the
Start menu rather than by pressing the power button.
Save and close any open files and exit any open programs.
Click the Start button and then click Turn off Computer.
Click Turn off.
The computer automatically turns off after the shutdown process
Turn off your monitor and any other devices connected to power.
Save and exit any programs and files you have open.
Click the Start button, and then click Shut Down.
Click the pull-down menu under What do you want the computer to