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Can I Share My Mobile Broadband Internet Through Ad Hoc Connection?

I have a USB Mobile Broadband for my Internet. it doesn't support WiFi function. Is it possible to share my internet connection to another computer through ad hoc? Assuming both computers are running ...
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How to connect a MacBook Air and a PC via wireless?

I have a PC and a MacBook Air 2013 (with Mavericks installed). Both of them are able to connect to the internet via my wireless modem (DLINK DSL-2730U), however I want share some files and folders ...
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Cannot access shared files from Windows XP while connected to Windows 7 Adhoc

I'm trying to share files between a Windows 7 x64 workstation and an old laptop running Windows XP SP3, so I've created an Adhoc network on Windows 7 and made some folders on it shared. Windows XP ...
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Remote Desktop on the user sharing wifi via ad-hoc

How do I remote control over wifi ad-hoc connection the user which is giving me that connection without stopping the connection from being shared? Windows 7 has this issue where when you log out (and ...
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using my Windows 7 home premium laptop as a wireless access point

I want to share my wired Internet connection in my laptop with tmy android phone via wireless. I have been following the tutorial GIVEN HERE, but it's not working for me. As shown on this image, ...
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Ad-hoc Wi-fi disconnects as soon as I rdc into a Windows 7 Enterprise

So, I have two notebooks: one is Windows 7 Enterprise lets call it "E" - other is Windows 7 Home Premium - lets call it "H". I have a 3G USB dongle which connects me to internet. The goal is to ...
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Virtual WiFi Miniport is missing

In Windows 7 Pro I would like to create an ad-hoc network using with an Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG adaptor. By the specs the adaptor supports both infrastructure and ad-hoc architecture. My problem ...
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Automatically enable ad-hoc and internet sharing when usb wifi dongle is plugged in

Is there a way to automatically start a wireless network in ad-hoc mode and enable internet connection sharing when a usb wifi dongle is plugged in on a Windows 7 computer? I believe, this would ...
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how get WiFi from a win7 machine to my linux laptop over a ad-hoc and internet sharing connection?

i got this trouble trying to do what the title says: I got a windows 7 desktop pc with 2 wireless adapters, And in the other hand, a laptop with poor reception of the wifi network. that's because ...
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Windows 7 ad-hoc internet sharing - How to share with static IPs?

I'm trying to share internet via ad-hoc connecting two Windows 7 computers. The ad-hoc network only works with static IPs, but when I try to share the internet, Windows pops a message saying that the ...
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Remote Desktop via Ad-Hoc on Windows 7

Is there a way to connect two PCs running Windows 7 via a wifi ad-hoc network and then use Remote Desktop from one of the PCs to the other? In addition to this the Remote Desktop host PC should still ...
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It is possible to see clients who connected to my hostednetwork?

I set up a hosted network with my laptop using Windows 7. I want to check all the clients who connected to it. Is it possible? And is there any tool can manage it? For example, limit the net speed ...
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Ad-Hoc network as Home in windows 7

i have created an ad-hoc network in Windows 7 Home Premium to play some multiplayer games, but windows won't allow for connections because it's set to Public network, and i can't change it in Network ...
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Windows 7 adhoc network

I have created a wireless adhoc network in windows 7. I have saved the network. Then I pressed connect on this network on my pc and it is displaying waiting for users. None of my device is able to ...
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Can not set up ad-hoc network on win7

I try to create and ad-hoc network at a hotel on my work notebook. It goes fine until I click on "Create an ad hoc network". Then I get a popup saying: "The policies on your network prevent the ...
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How to select wifi channel with windows 7 adhoc?

I made an adhoc network with Windows 7. Now I would like to change the wifi channel it is using. How to do this?
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Windows can't setup ad hoc connection

I have a Dell laptop with Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. I want to create an ad hoc internet connection to share the internet connection from laptop to mobile, but it says: Windows could not setup the ...
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How to connect three laptops

I have three laptops which i want to connect. On one of them wireless doesn't work and on the other LAN wire doesn't work. Is there any way by which i can use both the wireless Ad-Hoc as well as LAN ...
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How to get Windows 7 to automatically connect to an ad-hoc network?

I have two machines - one is running Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit and the other is running Windows 7 Starter Edition (32-bit). The Ubuntu machine is connected to the Internet via the eth0 interface. That ...
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Sharing Tor network via ad-hoc

I'm using Tor for accessing sites that have been blocked by my ISP, which works great. I use the same laptop with Windows 7 and wireless ad-hoc network to provide Internet access to other devices in ...
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Share a Wi-Fi connection [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Share a Wi-Fi connection I have a wifi connection [wifi000] and I want to share it. When I use adhoc connection to do this, I have to disconnect from my wifi000. So how ...
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How to create Adhoc network in VMWare-virtualised Windows 7 and join with other windows 7 users?

I'm just curious if (and if yes, how) it is possible to create a wireless ad-hoc network in a VMWare-virtualised Windows 7 and after that join with other Windows-7-based PCs?
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Connecting 3 computers using ad-hoc feature of Wi-Fi

The 802.11g allows P2P ad-hoc (non-infrastructure) connection between two Computers with WiFi capabilities. But is it possible, practically or theoretically (as in only on paper but the network would ...
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Multi-hop access in wireless ad hoc network

Suppose that I create a wireless ad-hoc network in Windows 7 on a machine A. Suppose that the machine is within radio range of another machine B and B has connected to the ad-hoc network. B can ping ...
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Windows7: Auto start Ad-hoc hotspot if no preferred WiFi network is available

I am on Windows7 and have two different WiFi routers with two different networks at home. But sometimes both these networks are not available, in that case I want my Windows7 machine to start a hot ...
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Enabling ICS service to share internet connection via ad-hoc

I am trying to start my ICS (Internet Connection Sharing) on my Win7 Professional, but it wont start. All I get is this message: I understand the meaning of this message, but I need to set up ICS ...
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Ad hoc wifi connection lost if no internet activity

I have the following setup: DSL-Modem---(ethernet)---Notebook-A---(wireless)---Notebook-B The wireless connection is an adhoc network. In Notebook-A I've configured the ethernet adapter to share ...
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Sharing internet through a wireless ad-hoc in Windows 7

I'm actually requesting a workaround to share a PPoE wired Internet connection between two laptops using wireless. I've tried sharing it the usual way... New Ad-hoc => Click turn On sharing => etc. ...
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trying to make an ad-hoc network between windows xp and windows 7

i'm using a usb modem on a windows xp 32 bit pro version and i'm trying to connect to this computer with a windows 7 64 bit pro version. i made myself a personal ad-hoc wireless network. but it ...
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Problems creating an ad-hoc network in Windows 7

Windows 7: I created an ad-hoc network (wireless for 2 laptops), it worked fine - we could use the internet with no problems. The next day I tried to make again the ad-hoc network, I went through all ...
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How do I share internet with my Windows 7 laptop such that DHCP is off?

I basically want my Windows 7 Laptop to function as a switch. (like a router when DHCP is off). Instead of getting 192.x.x.x addresses, I want public IP address assigned to everyone who connects to ...
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Is it possible to create an Ad-Hoc wireless network that is only visible to specific devices?

I want to create an ad-hoc wireless network on my laptop, but I only want my iPhone to be able to connect to it. I know you can set a password etc. but I'd prefer it if it just wasn't publicly ...
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Nokia 5800 v50, getting “Invalid server name” with ad-hoc wlan with Windows 7

After upgrading to v50 firmware in my Nokia 5800 xpress music phone. I am not able to connect to ad-hoc wlan network in my laptop(Windows 7 OS). I have a dialup internet connection and created ...
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How to View Users Connected to Ad-Hoc Network on Windows 7?

Question How do I detect/manage users who are connected to my laptop's ad-hoc network? Background I have a Windows 7 laptop with a wired network connection. I've set up an ad-hoc network following ...
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How to disable ad-hoc wireless connections?

I have Intel 5100 AGN on my laptop. I want to make sure it wont make ad-hoc wireless connection ever. Couldnt find anything suitable in Advanced adapter settings (was looking for something like ...
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Windows 7 - Sharing a connection through WiFi?

I have a PC with Windows 7 and an iPod Touch. Windows 7 is connected to the Internet through a 3G dongle; I have set up an ad hoc WiFi network and ticked "Allow other network users to connect through ...
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How I do to setup a wifi connection between two laptops?

I've got 2 laptops annd they have wifi (of course). I don't have any wifi routers, or any wifi "gadget". I would like to know if I can connect directly the two laptops using the built in wifi, and how ...
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Sharing Internet Connection in Windows 7 is so much more frustrated than Windows XP

Back to the time of Windows XP, from Properties dialog of my Wireless Connection, I can enable sharing and then select LAN network from the Drop Down List and boom, I can share it with my friend. We ...