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My laptop has a wireless connection. Is it possible to connect a PC (the one I found) to my laptop and get the new one to use my internet without a wireless card?

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Post by zamadatix »

you mean plug in by lan, i dont think so but i am probably wrong, why do you want to do that?

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You should be able to:::

If something goes wrong Google: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethernet_crossover_cable
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Post by MugenFox »

i have the cable setup. my laptop is wirelessly connected to a router. i want to make the connection work
I have XP and the PC I am trying to connect has Neptune 5111

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On your main computer on internet prefs. enable the share wireless internet connection check box via ethernet.

Code: Select all

[wireless router] ---)))>           <main>-------------------<[second computer]
                                   /\/\/\/\                                ethernet cord
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Post by MugenFox »

Not to sound stupid but which internet preferences?

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Are you using windows xp
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yes

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Maybe this guide I found will help:

Internet Sharing Tutorial
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Post by MugenFox »

The options in that guide are for cable connections. I am wireless.

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It's the same concept, but instead edit the sharing on wireless in network connections panel in windows xp.
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it connects but it does not complete. I do not know how to make a usr account

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MugenFox wrote:it connects but it does not complete. I do not know how to make a usr account
??? For what?
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Post by MugenFox »

A bit of changes
My laptop: XP
PC: XP
when I try to connect the PC it asks me for usr name and pw

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MugenFox wrote:A bit of changes
My laptop: XP
PC: XP
when I try to connect the PC it asks me for usr name and pw
ASK GOOGLE
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Post by MugenFox »

whut do i ask

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Use the guide and bridge Wireless and Ethernet Lan.

2. Connect computers with ethernet cord!

3. Internet
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Post by MugenFox »

i don't have a ethernet lan connection
my laptop is only wireless

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This is a diagram of your setup
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Post by MugenFox »

Yes that's my setup but how do I make a bridge?

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Post by MugenFox »

I can not do that because I do NOT have 2 connections. It is only 1

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MugenFox wrote:I can not do that because I do NOT have 2 connections. It is only 1
Your bridge wireless connection with local network on you main computer and check share internet connection and hook them up with ethernet...


.:: It's alot easier on a mac ::.
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Post by happy dude »

Gee, this thread has some smart posts in it

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