ICS Problem???

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ICS Problem???

Postby Ad Harwood » Thu Sep 23, 2004 9:39 am

Hi Ive got 2 computers on a direct LAN CAT5e cable the 1 computer has access to the internet and i want the other to be able to use Internet Connection sharing on it. The Lan Cards on each are realtech RTL8139.
Thanks :?
AMD Athlon 2.2ghz
2700 512mb
Nvidia Geforce FX 5200 AGP
100gb Harddrive
Win XP SP1
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Postby jimmylad007 » Thu Sep 23, 2004 10:06 am

If you are using windows XP here's what to do:

On the non-server computer right click the network connection, and on TCP/IP properties, set the default gateway and preferred DNS server to the IP of the server computer. On the server computer right click your internet connection, click the networking tab, and tick the sharing option there.

If it's not XP you have, it may be similar, but I have no experience of networking anything but XP.

Hope it helps. :D

PS: If you're using AOL give up now. :P
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