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Chapter 20. Sharing Network Files > Two Roads to File Sharing

20.5. Two Roads to File Sharing

But enough about accessing the shared folders on other computers. Half the fun is sharing your own folders, making them available to other people on the network. This can be a much more complex proposition, which is why the rest of this chapter covers only this part of the equation.

First, however, a word of warning: As with so many other features, Windows XP Pro has two different personalities, depending on where you're using it (see Figure 20-8). In this case, Microsoft has created two different file-sharing systems:


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