Peer-To-Peer Network Problem
Posted on 2014-04-19
I set up a two station peer-to-peer network and I think the way I did it is causing problems. I got one computer just the way I wanted it with software and settings and simply cloned it over to an identical computer (using Acronis) and changed the computer name on the second computer so it wasn't the same as the first computer. Both computers are logging in as a user by the name of Admin.
Everything works but today I tried putting on a couple different LAN chat programs. I tried three different ones and they all have the same issue. The chat software can't tell the difference between the user Admin on computer one and the user Admin on computer two. It thinks they are 100% the same users and won't let chat transpire between the two.
I have a feeling it was the cloning. I need one "Admin" to have a different SSID or something. Any ideas?