OK, the laptop is updated, and the peer-to-peer is all good (though I do still need to finagle some user permissions, and screw around with local security*).
I'm wireless! And it was all very easy :)
...she said as her email connections started timing-out intermittently.
Tomorrow I fix you! Now is time to call it night!
Night night, LJ :)
* Not to be misconstrued as a come-on to local law enforcement. Sorry, guys.