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Windows 7: How do I Connect Win7 Wireless

10 Aug 2010   #1
mflum7

Windows 7
 
 
How do I Connect Win7 Wireless

How do I connect my Windows 7 laptop (wireless) via my home network to a Windows XP Desktop (wired ethernet) using the same Cisco (WRT54GZ)router and share files. Home Group is not an option.


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11 Aug 2010   #2
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Hello mflum7,

You would be connecting the Windows 7 laptop to your WRT54GZ router using the Windows wireless connection wizard. The link below shows you how.

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/w...reless-network

Once you get online with your laptop you would then want to set up a Workgroup so you can share files between those two machines. The links below should help you set that up.


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