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Windows 7: 3G USB network set-up running wireless router, how?

06 Feb 2010   #11
aem

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hairy one View Post
aem, here is the hotkey info there is a difference with the spelling, the tcpip6 is in caps in mine

Attachment 52484
Right-click on DisabledComponents, and hit Delete.

That key is the lock key. Get rid of it will allow u to enabled ipv6.

It's cool to do it, your can always put it back.


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06 Feb 2010   #12
hairy one

windows XP, 7 Puppy Linux, Mac 10.4.11
 
 

Thank you aem, I am now able to steup my homegroup THANK YOU!!!
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06 Feb 2010   #13
hairy one

windows XP, 7 Puppy Linux, Mac 10.4.11
 
 

Now how do I set the connection to access the internet please!


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06 Feb 2010   #14
aem

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Click the "Change adapter setting" in left hand side of "Network and sharing". Highlight:
1) The Virgin Broadband adapter, and
2) The Fan's network (assuming it's your LAN adapter).

When both are higlighted, righ-click on the shading, and bridge connection.

There should now be a new bridge connection created in that area. Try it.
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06 Feb 2010   #15
hairy one

windows XP, 7 Puppy Linux, Mac 10.4.11
 
 

I did tried your idea aem, but it didn't work so I went in to the propeties and here is the differences

3G USB network set-up running wireless router, how?-virgin.png



3G USB network set-up running wireless router, how?-wireless.png


Cheers hairy


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06 Feb 2010   #16
aem

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

In what ways it's not working?
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24 Nov 2010   #17
njaneardude

7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I found this post and it's exactly what I am trying to accomplish. I was able to do this with XP but not Win 7. I can ping the NIC on my host computer from my wireless laptop.

Right now I have the 3G shared out with ICS, the NIC was assigned the 192.168.137.1 IP so I changed the IP scheme on the router to the same subnet and made the default gateway on the NIC the IP on the router.
Worked in XP
I have not been able to bridge the 3G adapter and my NIC.
I have a plan B and that is a USB wifi antennae and create an ad hoc hot spot. Just prefer the security of the router.

Hairy One did you succeed with setting this up?
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