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    Sending Messages over a network


    First of all i would like to say hi, so Hi

    Well here is the issue.


    I remember when I was in school me and others that knew how were able to message the other computers on the schools network. Its since been a while and I have forgotten everything but the idea of it. I think we used command promt or something but not sure.


    Basically on my home network I would like to be able to do that same thing. I have vista and a dlink wireless router which the laptop is hooked to.

    I want to be able to send messages special over the network like i did in school. Basically to play some jokes on the others since they arnt very computer savvy.


    2 of the computers are running Vista and the other is XP.


    Thanks for any help.

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    Hi samuel77,

    i dont know much about networking and messaging stuff but we use 'write' command to send messages over network. check its manual.
    man write





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