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Windows 7: Unable to change network type

15 Aug 2012   #11

W7 Pro SP1 64bit

Like you said - this used to work for you - obviously something has changed in the software or hardware. All I can think to ask about the hardware is: Are you using a cross-over cable? (Of course, you might not need one with newer networks adapters.)

In the software realm - there are lots of things that can change.
Maybe something in this tutorial will help you spot the issue:
Internet Sharing using Cross-Over cable

Can you look to see what IP the network adapters have? The ones tied together with the cable.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Unable to change network type

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