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Cant get web traffice thru Gateway

Discussion in 'Networking' started by eddieraver, Sep 14, 2004.

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  1. eddieraver

    eddieraver Thread Starter

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    I have connected my two xp pro systems with a x over cable. Ive setup home networking and i can share files between systems, but on the system that is not directly connected to the net i cant get any system traffic. My dialup connection is shared on the 'gateway' system.
     
  2. PhantomsHC

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    what you could do/try is download a free proxy server, and use that,

    http://handcraftedsoftware.cyberemail.org

    your client pc (not the gateway) will connect to the net via your gateway through the proxy, basicly In internet explorer your need to change your Connect/LAN setting to proxy (gateway PC IP and port setup in Proxy software)

    please note i am not recommending that software above as i havn't tried it myself but i can't remember the site were i got my last fre proxy server,
     
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