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Windows 7: Need help connecting a xp pc to the internet through windows 7 laptop.

12 Aug 2012   #1

windows 7 32bit
Need help connecting a xp pc to the internet through windows 7 laptop.

in need of help connecting a xp pc to the internet through windows 7 laptop.i have been playing world of warcraft on my laptop (wind 7) and it has been very laggy and it is down to the graphics. i feel that my pc will be able to run this programe smoothly but the only problem is that it does not have wifi.

Then i remembered i have an ethanet cable so i would be able to use the wifi from my laptop and connect it to my pc. only trubble is i can not find a way to do this.

really need help, it will be much appriciated if any one can spare their time to explain.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
13 Aug 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Hi maxrules43 welcome to the forums,

Here is a link that will walk you step by step on how to setup ICS between your two computers and get you going.

Using ICS (Internet Connection Sharing)

This below link is a local tutorial on the forum.
Internet Connection Sharing - Enable[2]=Networking%20Internet
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Need help connecting a xp pc to the internet through windows 7 laptop.

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