dsl sharing

  person mcperson 18:23 17 Jul 04
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i was wondering if i could get adsl on a second computer by just buying a new dsl modem and attaching it to the same phone line. if not, what is the cheapest way to do this. thanks

  Gingermum 19:28 17 Jul 04

You'll have to network the computers and set up Internet Connection Sharing.

  Graham ® 19:31 17 Jul 04

You can get ADSL on a second computer in this way, but only plug one modem into the phone line at a time because the exchange will disable ADSL.

The cheapest way is with a wired router. The easiest is with a wireless router

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  The Spires 19:31 17 Jul 04

click here For a network setup guide.

  hellred 20:49 17 Jul 04

The PC that has the connection will become the gateway and you connect both PCs with a Wireless Card to each other and set the Gateway PC to share the connection. You will end up buying otherwise a Router and two wireless cards anyway, best are USB type cards that are plugged into each PC and then set up a Network via the Network Wizard. This will share ADSL and the other recources you have printers etc.

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