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Help with Internet connection on wireless networks

Discussion in 'Networking' started by abbeylevels, May 19, 2008.

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  1. abbeylevels

    abbeylevels Thread Starter

    May 19, 2008
    Dear All,
    I need your assistance.
    I want to connect two computers B and C together so that computer C can access the internet.

    Initially,there is a Computer A that is the Host and is connected directly to the internet.
    Computer A and B have a LAN connection between them while Computer B and C have wireless connection between them and they can all see each other and share
    Computer B can access the internet but it is a client(i.e it is already sharing internet connection from computer A).

    The structure is shown below:
    Computer C(Third party, IP=automatic)-------wireless------>Computer B(client, IP=automatic)-------LAN----->computer A(Host, IP=

    Computer A had an IP address of and computer B and C have their IP address set to automatic.
    If I attempt to use Internet connection sharing wizard on computer B so that computer C can share from it, the IP address of computer B will bet set to and this will conflict with that of computer A.
    How then can I make computer C share internet connection from coomputer B?
    Please help out.
  2. TerryNet

    TerryNet Moderator

    Mar 23, 2005
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    On computer B in Network Connections bridge the ethernet and wireless connections.

    I can't post to a thread like this without mentioning the advantage of getting a router. :)
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