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ICS for wifi

Hello all:

   I am trying to configure Internet Connection Sharing ICS on a laptop that has both a Verizon broadband card and a standard wifi card.  I want to share the Internet connection that I get from Verizon with the wifi for other laptops to use.  I can make this happen with a standard Ethernet cable, but the wifi will not broadcast an SSID nor give out IP addresses?  Am I missing something???
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chatxfalconCommented:
You can only share one laptop via Wifi.


 

Use ad-hock. Post again with info of your OS. So I can guide you how to.




I hope this helps.
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jhuntiiAuthor Commented:
The laptop with the Verizon broadband card is an HP mini running XP Home.  The laptop we want to share with is a Gateway with Vista Home (I don't know if it's Basic or Premium).
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jhuntiiAuthor Commented:
Looks like the client went ahead and got regular Internet service so he doesn't need to share this connection anymore.  Thanks much!
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jhuntiiAuthor Commented:
Thanks.
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