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15 May 2011   #11

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I have tried fiddling with that but cannot seem to get it configured correctly to work. With XP to XP it was a wizard running it which automatically configured it. I have manually configured it previously and I'm probly just missing one step or I might have an IP conflict with my wireless network and my adsl modem but I'm not 100% sure. With two different OS's and the older one being the host, I'm unable to configure it successfully.

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15 May 2011   #12

windows 7 32bit

could you run me through the steps you are taking to share your connection and maybe i could tell you what you are doing wrong... and are you trying to get the xp machine to output a wifi connection if im right?
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