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Can I share my Internet from my laptop by bluetooth?

I want to share the Internet from my Windows 7 using Bluetooth so my other devices can connect to Internet through my computer. Do you know if this is possible?
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How to set download speed limit restriction without using router?

I have a 1Mbps broadband internet connection. I am sharing this on my PC by using Windows Connection Sharing, so that my roommate can also access the internet. I want to set a speed limit of 500Kbps ...
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How to get internet from wifi and share to LAN device

In my apartment, I can only connect to the internet via apartment's Wifi hotspot. But I have a multiple devices that have only LAN connection such as PC, Internet TV, game console. All I have are ...
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Internet connection sharing over WIFI without modifying LAN adapter IP address

I have an Android phone (non-rooted Sony Ericsson ST15i) that I'd like to connect to the internet via my laptop's wired Ethernet connection (linked to my university network, that uses an ...
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After installing Windows Phone 8 SDK, Connectify doesn't work

Today I installed Windows Phone 8 SDK from the official site. After installing and a couple of restarts (it restarted the PC to enable Hyper-V), I opened Connectify. I use Connectify Hotspot to ...
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How to share computer's internet connection among network users

I wanted to connect to internet from my mobile through laptop wireless-broadband internet connection.. For that I have gone to Network Places, there i have done appropriate settings for "Wireless ...
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Share internet through Dell laptop Windows 7

I have Windows 7 installed on my Dell Inspiron laptop. I want to share internet on my home through wireless! I can share files but I can not share Internet! How to do it? ADSL D-Link I have ...
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How can I find out who is using my Windows Internet Connection Sharing (ICS)?

This is related to the question, "Can I monitor who is using my Mac OS X Internet Sharing?" but while that deals with Mac OS X, my questions is about Windows XP. How do I find out who is sharing my ...
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Using a Raspberry Pi to Share WiFi Connection over Ethernet

I have a Raspi successfully connected over WiFi, and I want to connect some wired devices to the same network through it. My AP already provides a DHCP server, so I basically want something to bridge ...
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Bridging 3G USB modem and WLAN through Windows7

Wanted solution: [internet]---[3G USB modem]---[Windows7]---[WLAN] I have a Huawei E367 modem that is connected to a Win7 machine's USB port. This works alright. (except huawei's love for ...
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Sharing Android 4G phone internet connection from PC to LAN

I have a Windows 7 x86 PC and an Android phone with a 4G connection. I would like to share the 4G connection – I currently do so using PDAnet software – but I also want to share it over ...
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How do I configure my wired router to get its internet connection from another computer?

I'm connected to the internet wirelessly (via xfinitywifi) on one laptop and I want to share that internet connection via a Linksys BEFSR41 wired router. So far, I've tried to connect the ethernet ...
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Controlling shared internet connection on LAN, (no switch, just a basic lan with a modem and PC with two network adapter)

I have shared my internet modem connection using a PC with two LAN adapters. I want to control the access of shared internet on my LAN. IP of the internet modem is ----------> 192.168.1.1 Shared ...
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Sharing internet connection via Bluetooth

I am trying to share my laptops (running windows 8) internet connection with my desktop (running windows 7). I have connected two Bluetooth devices correctly but it detects Undefined Network below it ...
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Windows could not set up internet connection sharing (ICS)

I am trying to make an ad-hoc network. I think it was created succesfully, but when I tryd to turn internet sharing on I get this error Windows could not set up internet connection sharing (ICS) I ...
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Internet share Mac's AirPort to Ethernet Xbox 360

I have a Mac (OS X 10.6.8) getting internet via AirPort. I would like to share my AirPort connection via Ethernet to my wired only Xbox 360. I enabled internet sharing on my Mac: … but my Xbox can'...
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How to get internet from WiFi and share to LAN router

I have a Cisco 877 Router (plus a 16 port Switch) managing my Office LAN where 10+ PCs and Network printers are connected. I need a LAN because I run an Apache server with some web apps (accessed ...
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Windows 7 Internet Sharing - How to have simultaneous Internet Access to my client

The condition: I'm running on windows 7, I'm using a usb broad band for my computer, then my computer is connected to the router tp-link tl-wr340g (in this sense my computer is the internet source ...
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How can I use my Windows 7 computer to share WiFi connection with PCs that don't have wireless?

Long story short: modem and wireless router are downstairs and we're having a LAN party where some visitors don't have wireless. There's no way to run the length of cabling required, so looking for ...
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Sharing PPPoE internet from desktop to laptop and android

I have a desktop (Win 7 Ultimate) with 2 LAN cards and my internet connection through cable is by PPPoE connection. I connect to the internet via dial-up in desktop. I do not have a wireless router ...
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How can I broadcast a Wireless network from my Mac?

I have a ethernet connection coming into my mac but no wireless networks around. I have a second mac and an iPad that I want to be able to share the connection. How can I set up the primary mac with ...
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How can I set this WiFi network up, sharing internet through a Time Capsule?

How would I go about setting this up? So far I have the modem and the Billion talking to each other. The internet (vsat modem) ethernet cable goes to the 'ewan' port on the Billion and is setup as ...
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Share a 3G Internet Connection between different Devices using WiFi router in Windows XP

I have a 3G USB stick connected to my desktop PC. I want to share the internet connection so that I am able to use the same connection on my laptop and mobile phone simultaneously. I also have a WiFi ...
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One Wireless Card: Connect to Internet and share it at same time

Is it possible to get Internet through a single Wireless Lan and share it at same time (I mean share by WiFi not LAN or additional Wireless Lan)?
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1answer
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How is Windows able to connect to a Wi-Fi network and also share internet over Wi-Fi while other OSes can't?

In Windows, we are able to simultaneously connect to a network over Wi-Fi and also share that network to other devices over Wi-Fi using third-party tools like Connectify or whatever. But, why is that ...
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Reverse tether Nexus5x to OSX El Capitan

How can I configure a Nexus5x to connect to the internet over it's USB connection while I am developing apps for it on OSX El Capitan? i'd prefer to not root the phone
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Find devices connected to mac os via internet sharing

I used Internet sharing in my mac os x to share my Ethernet internet via my wifi. I want to know who is connected to my wifi and how much traffic he use. Is there any tools to find the connected ...
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Bridging two wireless adapters in Windows, receiving signal in one and sharing the internet (starting hotspot) through the other one

I have Windows 10 Home edition, that came built in with my Acer E5-573G-56RG. The problem is that I cannot start hotspot through the netsh command. The Home edition users aren't allowed to do that. (I ...
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How to limit bandwidth to clients connect to a hosted network hotspot?

I have a Windows hotspot (hosted network) for internet sharing. Is there any tool that can monitor clients and limit traffic? Thank you.
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netsh hostednetwork disable WPA2 encryption (open network)

Internet connection sharing in windows is nice and easy using Virtual Wifi Mini-Port Adapters and the netsh command: netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=<mySSID> key=<password> ...
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Windows 10 : how to share internet?

Since yesterday i started using Windows 10, after that i cant share my laptop's internet :( i need to share my laptop internet(internet dongle) to my tablet and phone, had used "virtualrouterplus" and ...
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Windows internet sharing uses 50% of my CPU

I discovered that svhost.exe process is using almost 50% of my CPU time when computer was almost idle - I was downloading big file with USB 3G modem with 80kB/s speed. I have relatively fast CPU (...
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OS X Mavericks “Share Internet from Ethernet to Wi-Fi” fails after a period of time

When the computer first boots up, I can share Internet from Ethernet to Wi-Fi without a problem. But after a few days, it starts to malfunction. I notice that when the Wi-Fi is shared, in the place of ...
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Getting Windows netsh hostednetwork SoftAP to use 2.4 and 5 GHZ

I have a Windows 7 PC setup sharing a wired internet connection over Wifi using the "netsh wlan set hostednetwork" command. It is working well but it is only broadcasting in at 2.4GHZ and would like ...
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Sharing OpenVPN to specified IP-range on the local LAN

Is it possible and how to share OpenVPN (currently Anonine) -connection to specified IP-addresses on the local LAN? Local LAN consist windows- and linux machines and Android devices. Current setup, ...
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Sharing Preference Pane unavailable in Mac OSX 10.8.5?

I am currently trying to share internet with a Windows lappy. Most of the sites out there says to find the Sharing pane in System Preferences, but I can't find. I assume it's supposed to be beside the ...
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OS X shared internet and local file sharing

Is there any way to still do Airdrop and AFP/SSH when I'm sharing my iMac's internet (ethernet) connection over WiFi to my MacBookPro? I tried to find my iMac and vice versa in the LAN but they're ...
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How to proxy shared internet

Using Wireshark, I need to sniff some traffic on my mobile device. I've set up my Mac to share my Ethernet connection to computers using Wi-Fi, and then I set my mobile device to connect to that wifi. ...
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Cannot Use the Wireless Hosted Network Feature on Windows 7

I have 2 pc's. One of them have a broadband internet connection. Now for the second pc I connect it wirelessly to the first through a wireless USB adapter. I set up the the first pc to act as a proxy ...
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Share internet connection with LAN TV (one step further to use it with Android device)

I have bought a LED TV with LAN port. I successfully shared the wireless internet connection from my laptop to the TV with a LAN cable and now the TV is free to browse internet sites and play anything ...
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How to connect to two wireless networks with two adapter

i'm in hotel with WiFi, and i need username + password to access the internet, and the server lock the user on the mac address of my laptop wireless adapter so i can't use the same user on my mobile. ...
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Splitting an internet connection between multiple separate subnetworks

Problem I have an internet connection that I want to split between four separate networks. My requirements are: I need to be able to monitor the amount of bandwidth and data being used by each ...
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Share internet connection to modem/router

I have a computer (netbook) with an internet connection connected via wifi and another computer (notebook) which I want to use. I want to share the internet connection from the netbook to a wifi modem/...
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Internet Connection Sharing on OSX causes delayed web requests

I have an iMac connected to my router via WiFi, and a PC connected by ethernet to the iMac. The iMac is sharing its connection. I've never had a problem with this in the past (pre Lion anyway) but ...
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Windows XP Laptop as Access Point using DLink DAP-1350 WiFi Router

I am trying to get my Windows XP Laptop with Telstra 3G internet access to act as the access point for iPad and other devices using a D-Link DAP1350 router (a mini router that I use to turn hotel ...
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Mac WiFI connection sharing to router

I am trying to share my Macs WiFi connection to a linksys wrt54g router but nothing seems to be working. When I plug the ethernet cord from the Mac into the internet port of the router the ethernet ...
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Strange behavior when trying to use laptop as a access point

I have a windows7 installed laptop connected to a wired internet connection. I want my Android phone to access internet via laptop using wifi. I installed Connectify, but when I click Start Hotspot ...
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Virtual Network Interface and NAT disables localhost access for MySQL and Apache

I'm running an Ubuntu Server 12.04, and recently I configured it to do NAT for my laptop. Since the server has only one NIC, I followed instructions online to create a virtual network device (eth0:0) ...
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Sharing multiple internet connections though a single server

I'm having a 3 separate Internet connections which are connected through through the router for each PC. I would like to know is it possible to combine all these connections and share the connection ...
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Access wireless network through WinXp ICS

I got a following situation: Win7 PC without Wifi Adapter and a WinXp notebook with Wifi network access. I've tried setting ICS on the notebook, having both computers connected with an ethernet cable,...