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I have a small microsoft network with one server and 6 workstations.
I have ADSL working on the server but the internet is not being shared on the workstations.
I can install a Proxy server and that works but I dont want to use a Proxy server.
I just want to have plain internet connection sharing.
How do I do that? I want all workstations to have a static IP , not "obtain IP address automaticlaly"

Can anyone help ?
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Question by:desisant
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HI

Lets pretent that your server have IP 192.168.0.1 ( when you enable internet sharing on your server you will get this IP for sure) then you have to setup clients GATEWAY: 192.168.0.1 and DNS : 192.168.0.1. Or another option is obtain IP address automaticaly. It is up to you but better is setup static IP address.

more information look here:

http://www.practicallynetworked.com/sharing/ics/ics_win2k_install_dup.htm

see you
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No if you are using ICS you MUST use dhcp off the sharing computer. Otherwise it has no idea how to route the incoming traffic. Barring this just pick up a cheap switch/router combo and you can set all the the ip addresses and share the internet with that.
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