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Share laptop's Wi-Fi with a LAN connection and a mobile device

OS: Windows 7 64bit I want to share my laptop's internet connection between my PC and my Android device. But I can only do one of them at a time. The laptop is connected to internet wirelessly. The ...
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Sharing my broadband connection over a router

I have a broadband connection which I can connect to my laptop's ethernet port. If I want to use the same connection on another machine I would have to do it via a router (I dont want to use ICS since ...
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Sharing a common internet on 2 PC

I am using a cable broadband from my provider which gives me a single connection with a RJ45 plug. This is inserted to my desktop and Internet is working fine. But few days ago I purchased a laptop ...
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Limit connection speed

I have a bit bizarre problem. I'm sharing an internet connection with my neighbor on the same router but he seems to take all the speed from the internet connection so I'm downloading at 5-10 Kbps ...
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Virtual Wifi without Internet Connection Sharing and/or compatible network adapter?

This seems unlikely, but is there a way to create a virtual wifi hotspot using Windows 7 that does not involve using Internet Connection Sharing or a wireless network adapter that can support sharing? ...
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How can I share my internet connection using a router?

How can I share my internet connection using a router? I get 192.168.1.150 from my provider and 192.168.1.1 as a DNS server, mask is 255.255.255.0 I suppose 150 is my gateway now. What IP should ...
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Share internet connection from virtual machine with host machine

Ok this is a little bit strange, I hope you will understand. I have an internet stick, that only works in windows XP. My laptop is running Windows 7 64 bit. So I have set up vmware, with a windows xp ...
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Mac OS X Lion Terminal SSH connection sharing error

I sometimes get this error when I try to ssh to a remote host: mux_client_request_session: read from master failed: Broken pipe I'm using Macbook Air OS X Lion with this in ~/.ssh/config: ...
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Direct Cable Connection of two notebooks

I have two notebooks, one white and another that is red. I want to connect them through their local adapters and share the internet connection of the red one that is received through WiFi. I could ...
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Unable to share 3G via ICS and router?

I've got a bit of a problem that I need solved, and it's been bugging me for days now. I have two computers: Computer A - Windows7 with a : - CellC 3G Huawei modem - IP is dynamic with each ...
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Use computer as a virtual wired router

My dad's wireless router is on the opposite end of the room than the TV and I brought over my xbox 360 to play this weekend. However, I lack the will to purchase an overpriced wireless adapter and I ...
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Sharing PC's internet connection with laptop using Symbian smartphone

I have PC without any wifi adapter installed and I have Nokia C6-00 smartphone with Symbian S60 5th edition. On my PC I have a ADSL internet connection and I want to share it via my phone wifi to ...
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ssh: sharing control sockets over nfs

Can ssh be used with ControlPath set to a path on an nfs share if the control socket being shared was created by another host? Attempting this gives me this error message: Control socket ...
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Adhoc on Archlinux with Network-manager

I'm trying to make dnsmasq work to use it with NetworkManager to create an adhoc connection on Archlinux and there may be other stuff left to do after to make it work ... There is how : ( ...
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Windows Firewall and Android's internet passthrough connection

So long as I have the Windows Firewall turned off, internet passthrough works perfectly. Running without a firewall is not feasible for me so I'm trying to find out which app or port the passthrough ...
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Can I use a router to share a LAN internet connection that requires an HTTP proxy?

At the office I've got one LAN cable, and internet access is through an HTTP proxy listed in the browsers connection settings (automatic proxy configuration URL). Loading the browser triggers a ...
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How can I disable WinXP Internet Connection Sharing?

This is kind of weird. I was messing around with WinXP's internet connection sharing. I followed the MSKB article about how to configure it, and did the following: right-click on Local Area ...
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How can I share a computer's wired internet with another computer wirelessly?

I use cable internet (router wired to my PC) and my PC has a wireless network card. How can I connect my laptop to the PC in order to use the cable internet?
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Using a Mac to share a VPN connection

I am using an iMac to share a wired network connection with other devices in my house. I am using Apple's built-in sharing functionality which works very well. I have also been using Tunnelblick as ...
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Can I plug an Ethernet Cable from my PS3 to a MacBook Pro, and share its Internet?

The WiFi adapter on my PS3 is really bad. I'm with a Mac here, Is it possible to plug an Ethernet cable from the PS3 to the Mac, and share the internet connection? So, I would "fool" the PS3, ...
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Dual monitor DVI kvm

Setup 2 DVI LCDs, 1 USB keyboard, 1 USB mouse, regular one jack audio. 2 PCs. I would like to share the peripherals/input devices between the two PCs but so far the dual DVI/USB/Audio KVM I found ...
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How to use connectify to share files between 2 laptops, one running Windows 7?

I have 2 laptops one running XP and another Windows 7. Both have WiFi-card installed. I want to be able to share files between these 2 machines and then in next step also be able to share internet ...
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Snow Leopard custom script on startup?

I'm sharing my MacBook's internet connection wirelessly with a PC, and every time I startup my Mac, I need to go to System Preferences>Sharing and uncheck then recheck the Internet Sharing box again ...
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Internet Connection Sharing

I've basic question on Internet Connection Sharing in Windows XP. I've a Internet Connection through LAN and I've created an Ad-hoc network that is supposed to share the internet connection. Which ...
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Sharing Internet Connection using an ad-hoc wifi network

I've installed a WiFi Adapter in my Windows XP PC and created an ad-hoc network. I am able to connect to the network through my iPod Touch. On the same PC I have a LAN connection to the Internet. I ...
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Share wireless connection for a Windows 7 host and VirtualBox guest

I am using a Windows 7 x64 laptop as my VirtualBox host. And I'd like my single-NIC Linux guest to share the wireless connection of host. I want my guest to be a network peer of the host, so using ...
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Ad hoc wifi network between windows xp and windows 7 - no internet access

Host machine (desktop) runs XP and the client (netbook) runs 7. It worked a few months ago but now refuses to give the client internet access. ipconfig on host machine straight after a reboot: ...
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Share Internet Connection with Windows 7 Starter

I get the Internet via WiFi on my Windows 7 Starter netbook. I want to share the Internet to my Linux box via the ethernet connection (e.g. using a crossover cable). ICS is not available in Starter to ...
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Sharing Internet connection via ssh

I have desktop and two laptops with Ubuntu. Normally, internet is shared via router with one port for PPP to provider and four for computers. But router broke and now it works only as switch. So, if I ...
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Connecting internet, Android, Ubuntu and Xbox360

I want to connect an Xbox 360 to the Internet, via a Ubuntu 10.4 laptop that receives its Internet connection through a USB-connected Android 2.2 phone. Xbox 360 <-- Ethernet --> Laptop <-- ...
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How does Connectify work?

I recently found out about Connectify, which can create a full (as opposed to ad hoc) access point using only a computer. It also allows to share an internet connection from another WiFi network. ...
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Laptop with Windows 7 using Virgin Mobile Broadband with ethernet cable cannot connect to Xbox Live

I've been trying for 3days! I get all the way to the part when it says it's connecting and it stops... maybe a problem with the IP address... not sure. I have a toshiba satellite C655-S5132
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How can I enable internet sharing without using the gui or apple script on snow leopard?

for some rather strange reason my sharing preferences tab crashes (it's a long story and there seems to be no good solution for it, it's looking for a ui object that no longer exists). Anyway, I ...
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How can I share an Internet connection between two laptops?

I am trying to share my ADSL Internet connection with another laptop via a wireless network. I created an adhoc network and I turned on Internet Connection Sharing. The security level is set to ...
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Connect two devices with ethernet

I have a MacBook Pro and I'm going to buy a Boxee Box. I have access to wireless internet, but it's slow and out of my control. So my question is, what is the best way for both devices to get ...
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How to assign one program (Synergy) to use one (of 2) network connections?

I use synergy at work to share my keyboard/house with a laptop. There is hardwire and wireless connections at work, with hardwired on 10.1.X.X and wireless 192.168.X.X. I really need to only have ...
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Use Linux to connect to a wireless network shared by a Mac

Mac OS X has built-in support for internet connection sharing through the settings as in the following screenshot: This works very well with other Macs, but I'm having problems connecting to such a ...
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I can't set up an ad-hoc network anymore

I use a windows7 ultimate operating system. For some time i've been unable to set up an ad-hoc network. Each time I try, it displays "Windows could not set up 'NetworkName' ". Pls, I need suggestions ...
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I want to share my internet connection with my portable devices

Greetings. I'm currently deployed to Iraq with the military. I want to share the internet connection I have (which is ethernet) with all of my portable devices using WiFi. The internet situation ...
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Xbox Live over Mac connection sharing using a Socks Proxy

I've recently moved into an apartment with a managed wifi connection. Everything is heavily proxied and most ports besides 443 & 80 are blocked. I have a personal server running at my parents ...
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Using two different connections (1 ethernet, 1 wifi) in parallel in MacOSX?

I use MacOSX and have two connections at home. I connect to one of them through ethernet, and the other by wifi. They're two different separate connections from different providers, one is cablemodem ...
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OSX network sharing via multiple interfaces

I have Mac mini with 3 interfaces; ppp0, ppp1 and en1 (Airport). I would like to direct all traffic from en1 to ppp1 while mini's own traffic would go to ppp0. How could I do this? I've tried to play ...
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Sharing Wireless Internet connection

I Have a two desktop computers, where one has an usb wireless adapter and the other does not. I was wondering that is there some kind of software, where I can connect the two computers with ethernet ...
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What is the easiest way to connect two computers?

Would a USB -> USB cable work for this??
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Two internet Connections, one LAN - how to share?

Well, the title says what I'd like to achieve: I'd like some workstations connect through my 1st internet account and some through my second one. The workstations are in a workgroup. They're not ...
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Connecting Windows 7 to a Snow Leopard 10.6.5 shared folder

I'm trying to connect from a Windows 7 computer to a Snow Leopard 10.6.5 without find a way to do it. I easily access to my shared folders in Windows from Snow Leopard but I can't do viceversa. In ...
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How to use iPhone internet tethering via USB with Ubuntu 10.04?

What are the steps to use iPhone 3G Internet tethering via USB on Ubuntu 10.04? What software do I need to install on Ubuntu for this? The phone is detected and I am able to play its songs in ...
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Share internet from ethernet to ethernet, Windows To Ubuntu

I have two computers on my desk, and my router is across the room. I have 1 long ethernet cable connecting my windows 7 PC to the internet. I've been using wireless on my Ubuntu laptop, but this is ...
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Arch Linux and windows 7: Conection to the internet on Arch trough Windows

There's a connection to the internet on machine with Win7 through wi-fi. Local net between these PCs is already set up. Machines ping eachother well. What about surfing internet on machine with Arch ...
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Use laptop as an access point?

My router is in one room while my laptop has wireless connection with it in another room. In the same room I have a PC which doesn't have wireless and only option I can connect it to this router is by ...