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    Ad Hoc Internet Sharing with Microsoft Windows XP

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    This article descibes how to configure computers running Windows XP to share an Internet connection using an ad hoc wireless network.
    • Version:

      1.1

      File Name:

      AdHocICS.doc

      Date Published:

      1/4/2005

      File Size:

      318 KB

        The Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) feature of Microsoft Windows XP allows you to share a single Internet connection with multiple computers. Built-in support for IEEE 802.11 wireless LANs (WLANs) allows you to create an ad hoc wireless network. These two features can be used together to share a wired Internet connection with the members of an ad hoc wireless network. This article describes how to quickly and easily use Windows XP to share a wired Internet connection with other WLAN computers.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows XP

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