Using an Ethernet connection and File Sharing

To share files on a Windows XP computer and a Mac OS X computer, you can enable File Sharing to create a common folder accessible on both computers.
On Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger and 10.3 Panther:
  1. Click on System Preferences - Sharing
  2. Make sure the Services tab is selected
  3. Click to check Windows Sharing
  4. Note your Mac's IP address at the bottom of the window

On Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar:
  1. Click System Preferences - Accounts
  2. Select the desired user's home folder
  3. Click Edit User
  4. Click to check Allow user to log in from Windows
  5. Click OK
  6. Click System Preferences - Sharing
  7. Click to check Personal File Sharing
  8. Click to check Windows File Sharing
  9. Note your Mac's IP address at the bottom of the window (in the paragraph reading "Windows users can access your computer at (address).
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