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Windows 7: Peer-peer ethernet wire sharing internet wont work

01 Jan 2011   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by WindowsStar View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Rush44 View Post
yep that it
IMHO: Quick note bad idea. This always seems to create more problems than it is worth. If you have wireless just add a wireless card to the second computer you will be much happier because it will work better and super simple to setup.

If you donít have wireless add a hard wire for the second computer to the router to the internet. -WS

I agree wireless to then wires is very unreliable and overall not the best idea, however if thats what you want to do you must go to your start menu type in view network connections. Then you will right click go to properties and the share tab to enable sharing of the connection.

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