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Windows 7: Win 7 Starter Internet Connection Sharing...

16 Jan 2010   #1
itmike

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Win 7 Starter Internet Connection Sharing...

I have a netbook that has a USB modem from clear and windows 7 starter. I have several other laptops with windows 7 premium within range of the netbook. I got the adhoc network set up and had it working. Though it told me that I did not have the permission to start ICS. I even went through the services applet to try to get it started. Then it said it started but then was stopped. Is there a work around to enable this in starter or a FREE third party app that would make this possible? Just to let people know in advance, putting the usb modem on the other computers is NOT an option. Yes it would work but it is not possible due to the environment restrictions. Thanks for the help in advance.


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16 Jan 2010   #2
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

I'm not exactly sure what you are trying to do but this might help.
Internet Sharing using Cross-Over cable
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16 Jan 2010   #3
itmike

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Ok it needs to be done wireless also. BTW, the Clear modem shows up as a wired connection.
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16 Jan 2010   #4
acurasd

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

that sounds like a user permission... don't you think?
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16 Jan 2010   #5
aem

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Did you say you have Starter? ICS not available for Starter.

http://windows7center.com/wp-content...03/skuinfo.jpg

Btw, the tut about for the cross-over, the principle applys also for wireless. All that matters is that all machines are on the same network.
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16 Jan 2010   #6
acurasd

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Yeah you may have to get a third party software in place of ICS....

anyone know any? I never ran into this problem
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