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Old Jan 11th, 2009, 04:09 PM   #1
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Wireless internet sharing btwn Vista - OSX

I am trying to set up internet sharing between a vista pc and my MBP. The PC is connected by ethernet to the internet and that is fully functioning. I have gone through (in Vista) start > connect to> set up a connection or network > network name and WEP password > share internet connection and the network appears. However when I try to connect to it with my MBP, airport says that it is not a network but a device. My iPhone can connect but I have no internet connection. Does anyone know how to do this?

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Old Jan 11th, 2009, 10:43 PM   #2
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There is probably a firewall or some other small setting you are overlocking. I don't have vista but in XP there was a wizard you could go through and that worked most of the time for me. You might find it's just not worth the headache and just go buy yourself a cheap wireless router.
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