Re: Adding a windows pc to Ubuntu10.10 network
You can just plug it in to the router or use wireless if it has it.
The articles you're finding about adding linux computers to windows networks all deal with advanced network stuff like Active Directory and similar such stuff. If you don't know what that is, you don't have it and it's not important.
Basically, just plug it into the router. That's neither "safe" nor "unsafe", it just is.
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