Thread: one on one play
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Old 02-11-2001, 03:28 AM   #2
Kurgan
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You must make sure that the person hosting the game has given his IP address to the other person.

Ie: if you are hosting the game, tell your current IP address to everyone who wishes to join. They must do so over TCP/IP (if you are hosting using this protocol) and type in the exact ip address, in the form:

xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx

(ex: 129.186.166.24)

In order to find your IP address, in Windows, go "Start" then "Run" and type:

winipcfg

then hit Enter. It will display your IP address. That is the number they need to put in.

If they are stuck at "searching" for more than a few minutes, something is probably wrong. Perhaps they are behind a firewall or something.

Kurgan

[This message has been edited by Kurgan (edited February 10, 2001).]
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