i want to establish a home network for sharing internet and files etc. I am using 5 ports netgear switch. Both computers have Windows XP 2002 Service Pack 1 installed in it. IP is set to obtain automatically on both the computers. but the problem is that i can see other computer on network and the same problem is with other computer. let me clear. I can only see my computer name using my pc and my mate can only see his computer name using his pc. Any idea why is that ???