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Windows 7: Bridging connections on my Dell Optiplex 755 computer

22 May 2010   #1
MatthewHirst

 
 
Bridging connections on my Dell Optiplex 755 computer

I came to bridge my Ethernet and my wireless together, in order for me to get on xbox live. For some reason it will not let me bridge, and I don't know what to do, please help.




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22 May 2010   #2
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Following this tutorial should help.
Network Bridge - Add or Remove Network Connections

As for the Unidentified network problem, going through the steps in the link below should help you fix that problem, you should do this before creating the bridge.
Windows 7 Unidentified Network, Limited Access, No Internet Connection Problem Resolved
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22 May 2010   #3
MatthewHirst

 
 

Thanks for the reply back, but i can't even create a bridge, shown in the image above.
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22 May 2010   #4
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Did you make sure that neither of those connection has internet sharing enabled?
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22 May 2010   #5
MatthewHirst

 
 

Yes, would i need some kind of driver?
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