how to share usb based internet one pc to local lan comps

March 22, 2013 at 07:35:48
Specs: Windows XP
4 pcs are connected to a adsl bb router having 4 lan ports. i have removed the adsl cable going to the bb router cos bb giving problems. i m then connecting to internet on any one pc using a tata photon usb device. i want to share this internet on other 3 pcs. those 3 pcs are getting their ips from the bb router in 192.168.1.x series. all pcs are pinging to gateway ie but not pinging each other. why? so i believe internet is not shared. whats wrong?

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March 22, 2013 at 13:46:10
Google internet connection sharing.

It will require that you have two interfaces in your pc [which you do] and the router dhcp server will need to be turned off since ICS will provide its own dhcp server.

This is built into Windows and not 3rd party software.

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March 22, 2013 at 21:02:25
thanks for the info, but since its usb based and i had no extra eth card to add to the
pc, i used a basic ccproxy server s/w which is less than 4mb in size and help available.
this solved my problem. but thanks for your support once again

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March 23, 2013 at 03:09:07
you can turn that computer into a wireless access point and share the internet with the other computers via wifi.

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