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October 22nd, 2004, 20:04
im trying to have my laptop use the internet with a router and stuff and share internet connection with this computer umm......im using cable internet i got the router set up and i went into propertys on the computer with the internet and pressed share internet connection and checked the laptop and it says cannot find page and then this computer will go offline if i share internet connection and it will say cannot find page and restarted my computers and then when they come back on they still do the same thing cannot find web page

October 22nd, 2004, 21:59
wireless or wired?

October 22nd, 2004, 22:19
Are your networking components compatible with each other?

October 23rd, 2004, 02:59
Originally posted by nesman@Oct 22 2004, 04:19 PM
Are your networking components compatible with each other?
well compatability shouldnt be a problem.... all LAN cards should work with all routers/hubs. if it doesnt then something is broken

October 23rd, 2004, 03:31
im sure all the hardware is set up properly and compatible
and it is not a wireless network

October 23rd, 2004, 04:22
what ISP?

October 23rd, 2004, 08:13
Charter <---isp
i got problems when i press the share internet connection
my computer that is connected to the internet will go offline and the laptop still cant go online = (

October 23rd, 2004, 08:22
for comcast, i had to make my router&#39;s MAC address the same as the MAC address i activated the internet with.

October 23rd, 2004, 09:38
hmm......... how do u change the routers as the same adress as you activated the internet with?
i was trying to start a network and i got this error but i never noticed it before
it said

and error occured during the configuration of this network on this computer
you can configure your network manually or run the wizard agian with diffrent settings

i tryed diffrent settings but it gives the same error

October 23rd, 2004, 20:46
go to the router&#39;s config