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Force app to use specific network connection (NIC) in Windows?

Is it possible (other than using a proxy server) to force an application to use a specific NIC in Windows XP / Server 2003?

Example: I want to force FireFox to use ONLY my wireless connection while Internet Explorer uses ONLY my wired connection.

I recall there being a way of doing this at the OS level but I just can't recall it.

Thanks!
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sup_dog
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Arthur_MinoCommented:
G'day,

Not sure if Netsh.ex might help with this
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/242468


Check this link out

http://www.windowsnetworking.com/kbase/WindowsTips/WindowsXP/UserTips/Utilities/Usenetshtoconfigureyourlaptopsnicfordifferentnetworks.html

I'm now interest on how to do this....

Hope this helps,

Cheers,

Arthur
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and235100Commented:
Yes - you can change the interface metric of each card - so that one is more favourable than the other:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/894564
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Computer101Commented:
Forced accept.

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