internet access through wireless connection from

  fredyflame 15:39 31 Dec 2004
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I have connected my laptop to my pc peer to peer using 2 wireless network cards
i can access all the files on both computers but how do I connect to the internet and use my e-mail from the laptop all help seems to show to run wizard but it creates another network connection i have se wizrd correct for both pc's on initial set up
I have a speedtouch modem connected to main pc (by wire) running tesco broadband
xp pro on sp2 on both machoines

  toni b 15:51 31 Dec 2004

Have you enabled internet sharing on the pc?????

To do this click start > Settings > Network connections > right click on the connection being used to access the internet and enable the option "allow other users to connect through this computers internet connection" That maybe it

Regards Toni

  fredyflame 19:01 31 Dec 2004

Yes that is enabled and the connection is showing as shared, should I just be able to open web sites straight from my laptop or is there some kind of login procedure.I realise I need to be connected and on line via the pc.

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