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Sharing wired(LAN) internet connection on windows 8

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by ronsky, Jan 22, 2013.

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  1. ronsky

    ronsky Thread Starter

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    Hi to all. I'm new in this website. I need somebody's help. I have sony vaio smart screen touch computer and with OS windows 8. I want to share my wired(LAN) internet connection to my iphone device through wifi. I don't know how set up this sharing of internet.
     
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    If the "iphone device" supports ad-hoc wireless then set up an ad-hoc wireless network between it and the PC. I'd start with no encryption and then encrypt it after getting it working.

    You can then enable Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) on the ethernet connection that has internet access. If the ethernet is connected to a router then instead of ICS you can bridge the two connections.
     
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