Making a fake Lan? VPN? Help!

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by johnrbell, Feb 13, 2008.

  1. johnrbell macrumors newbie

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    #1
    i'll paypal $20 to whoever can provide an answer to this that works:

    a friend and i both have macbooks.
    we want to play a game that only works on a lan.

    how can we create a fake lan, or how can i create a lan that he can log into from his house?
     
  2. TEG macrumors 604

    TEG

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    #2
    VPN (Virtual Private Networking). You may need extra software or a special router to set it up.

    TEG
     
  3. ebel3003 macrumors 6502a

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    You should look into Hamachi. It's been a while since I read anything about the project, but it seems like it does what you need it to do.

    Edit: Looks like GregE beat me to it.
     

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