ns229 - Manual for installing NS2.29 under Window XP Dali...

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1 Manual for installing NS2.29 under Window XP Dali Wei and Rashid Limbada Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Cape Town dlwei@crg.ee.uct.ac.za; rashid@cell-life.org.za Considering that the refresh rate of the monitor under Linux system is lower (60) compared with Windows XP (you may improve it to 85). This low rate is harmful for your eyes. Also, many guys can not install NS2 under Window XP successfully. We are very happy to share our experience on how to install NS2 under Window XP system. In this short manual, all steps are shown with detail figures. Before you start to install NS2, please make sure to check the name of your computer first. In my special scenario as shown in the above figures, the name is “dlwei77” (there is no space in the name). If you find that there is a space in your computer name like “??? ??”, NS2 will complain it and can not run properly even it is installed. Therefore, please change the name of your computer first in this situation (Thanks to Engelbert Linus Chuwa to help me sort out this issue). The detail steps on how to change the name of your computer are described as following:
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2 1. Begin by first clicking on the Start Button. 2. Then click on the Run Icon, which will open up the Run Menu for you. 3. Type the word “ Regedit ” into the white area and then click on the OK button. 4. Click on the plus sign [+] next to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE to expand that section. 5. Then click on the plus sign [+] next to “ Software ” to expand that section. 6. Then click on the plus sign [+] next to “ Microsoft ” to expand that section. 7. Then click on the plus sign [+] next to “ Windows NT ” to expand that section. 8. Then click on the yellow folder entitled “
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