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Windows 7: I have two internet connections

07 Aug 2010   #1
dtaluthge

Windows 7 ultimate (32bit) v 7600
 
 
I have two internet connections

I have two internet connections. One is wireless and other one is lan connection. When both are connected can i manage them or combine them?


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07 Aug 2010   #2
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

I was testing this out the other day. You can have them both plugged in at the same time but Windows will automatically use the wired connection when they are both plugged in. The second you unplug the wired connection the wireless one will take over.
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07 Aug 2010   #3
dtaluthge

Windows 7 ultimate (32bit) v 7600
 
 

thanxx
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14 Jan 2012   #4
agroferia

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Yes it is possible

Hi, sorry to revive such an old post. I was looking for this in google and this post appear so I thought it would be cool if whoever get in here get the answer..

In Control Panel, double-click Network Connections.
Right-click a network interface, and then click Properties.
Click Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), and then click Properties.
On the General tab, click Advanced.
Clear the Automatic metric check box, and then enter the number 1.

Do that for the lan interface and the wireless interface. That way is going to use both networks indepently at the same time so a program like utorrent which can use many connections at the same time, will take full advantage of your 2 networks
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15 Jan 2012   #5
dtaluthge

Windows 7 ultimate (32bit) v 7600
 
 

Thanks agroferia......
now i dont have those two connections also. but thanks for reply. i will try this later
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15 Jan 2012   #6
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

hi agroferia, welcome to sevenforums,

thanks for that info, very interesting.

i take it that each connection is to a different router?
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