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Windows 7: Tethering a PC to OS X to gain access to wif via Ethernet Cable

24 Mar 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64
Tethering a PC to OS X to gain access to wif via Ethernet Cable

Is this possible? I have internet sharing on my mac turned on, so trying to get the PC to read the laptop as an access point via said cable. I know this has been done on XP, but I'm having issues with Windows... Any suggestions for this n00b would be greatly appreciated :)

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24 Mar 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

You could try using connectify for Mac.

Connectify Like App for Mac OS at WLAN
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 Tethering a PC to OS X to gain access to wif via Ethernet Cable

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