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Networks Making PC to connect two wireless networks and share internet

Discussion in 'Tech Support' started by r_a_c_a_4_u, 6 Oct 2012.

  1. r_a_c_a_4_u

    r_a_c_a_4_u New Member

    6 Oct 2012
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    My PC with Windows 7 is connected to our college wifi network to access the internet. I want to make my PC a hotspot and use share this internet connection on my samsung galaxy phone. Please help me with step by step approach.

    My phone cannot directly connect to college network, since access is provided only to my laptop.

    So basically I would like my laptop to act as bridge to share wireless internet connection.

    Thanks a lot in advance.

  2. reggie50

    reggie50 New Member

    24 Apr 2009
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    Do you have two separate wireless cards in your laptop? If not I don't think it is physically possible to do. If you get a separate wireless access point and connect that by wire to your laptop, you might be able to set it up.
  3. IvanIvanovich

    IvanIvanovich будет глотать вашу душу.

    31 Aug 2008
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    It's possible and easy. I do this for occasional use for my ipod. This tutorial explains how to set it up quite well. For starting the network, which you will need to do every time you restart the pc, I made a .bat file then used .bat to .exe and set it as a scheduled event on power on so it is all done automatically.

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