[quote]Originally posted by New:
<strong>install an nice little program called DAVE from Thursby (spelling?) and you're up and runnig with an ethernet cable in notime...
You don't need a crossover cable if you've got the new ibook 'cause the crossover function is built in.
[ 12-26-2001: Message edited by: New ]</strong><hr></blockquote>
If you are running OS X then you don't need to buy any software. Setup an account for yourself on the PC. In OS X from the finder select GO then Connect to Server. Now enter:
substituting the correct values for the above labels.
Drive is the sharepoint or volume name being shared.
There are some variations on this. You can leave some parts off and you will be prompted for them if needed.
I hadn't heard that iBooks do not need cross cables. Cool if correct.
Anyway, once it has connected an icon appears on your desktop. Double click it to open it. Drag things off the PC window as needed.
Be sure to eject the icon before disconnecting or shutting down the PC.