Laptop and PDA cannot ping each other on network

Discussion in 'Wireless Networking' started by Guest, Jan 15, 2005.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    I have a wireless home network set up using a Netcomm NB5580W adsl

    Unfortunately my laptop (XP Pro SP2) and PDA (Windows 2003) cannot see each
    other but can both access the internet. They both connect wirelessly using
    WPA-PSK, are assigned static IPs and the sub-net masks are the same. And yes,
    the Windows XP firewall is turned off.

    Any ideas why they cannot ping each other? It is very frustrating.


    Guest, Jan 15, 2005
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  2. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Guest, Jan 16, 2005
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  3. Guest

    Guest Guest

    The firewall is absolutely, definitely turned OFF.
    Guest, Jan 17, 2005
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