sharing mobile internet between computers?

  freaky2fly 19:31 30 Dec 2009
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hi,

i was wondering if there was a way of sharing my mobile internet access between 2 laptops?

i currently have a wireless laptop running windows vista and a new wireless laptop running windows 7. i am connecting to the internet via an O2 mobile dongle.

i wondered if there was anyway i could share the connectivity between the laptops wirelessly or any other way??

i may be barking up the wrong tree but thought it may be posible.

any advice gratfully recieved

thanks

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:29 30 Dec 2009

On the one with the dongle under Network properties _ Advanced tab -tick the box allow other network users to connect...

On both you need to set up a peer to peer network click here

  woodchip 21:06 30 Dec 2009

If you manage to connect without swapping the dongle over, the speed will be none existent

  woodchip 21:07 30 Dec 2009

PS don't forget the Download Cap

  freaky2fly 21:09 30 Dec 2009

thankss with your guidance i managed to sort it out

regards

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