Solved

getting the internet to client machines on win 2003 server

Posted on 2004-03-25
2
211 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-19
I have a system that has 1 server win 2003 and 2 clients I need to know how to setup so that the cliens can get on the internet from there machines..how do I do this..its an adsl conection running through a adsl modem
0
Comment
Question by:mollymon
2 Comments
 
LVL 11

Accepted Solution

by:
infotrader earned 500 total points
ID: 10675803
Instead of answering your question, I am going to make a suggestion:

Get a cheap Linksys/D-Link/Netgear/US-R router/firewall.  connect your ADSL modem to the "WAN" port, and the other 3 computers to the LAN side of the router.  Enable DHCP on the clients (or statically set the IP on the server, setup the DNS to forward external DNS requests to your ISP's DNS server), and you're done.

You can also user Routing and Remote Access to use your server as a router.  However, it's less secure, use up more resources on your server, and frankly just doesn't work as well.

- Info
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:DanniF
ID: 10676326
Here is a detailed document on how to do exactly what you want to (without buying equipment):

How to set up RRAS:

http://download.microsoft.com/download/2/e/c/2ec23de9-4bc3-45a0-9127-89ec6bf89391/connectnetwork.doc

Hope this helps,

Daniel F.

0

Featured Post

How to improve team productivity

Quip adds documents, spreadsheets, and tasklists to your Slack experience
- Elevate ideas to Quip docs
- Share Quip docs in Slack
- Get notified of changes to your docs
- Available on iOS/Android/Desktop/Web
- Online/Offline

Join & Write a Comment

Scenerio: You have a server running Server 2003 and have applied a retail pack of Terminal Server Licenses.  You want to change servers or your server has crashed and you need to reapply the Terminal Server Licenses. When you enter the 16-digit lic…
I've always wanted to allow a user to have a printer no matter where they login. The steps below will show you how to achieve just that. In this Article I'll show how to deploy printers automatically with group policy and then using security fil…
This video shows how to remove a single email address from the Outlook 2010 Auto Suggestion memory. NOTE: For Outlook 2016 and 2013 perform the exact same steps. Open a new email: Click the New email button in Outlook. Start typing the address: …
You have products, that come in variants and want to set different prices for them? Watch this micro tutorial that describes how to configure prices for Magento super attributes. Assigning simple products to configurable: We assigned simple products…

708 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

12 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now