Easiest way to share the connection Tags: Routers Connection Internet Networking Last response: June 4, 2003 9:55 PM in Networking Share natport May 8, 2003 3:41:44 PM Whats the easiest way to share yer internet connection i have two machines..... one with ME and the other one with 98(not se) i've tried setting ICS up and failed..... More about : easiest share connection | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove jlanka May 8, 2003 5:57:48 PM spend 30 or so dollars and get a router <i>It's always the one thing you never suspected.</i> | Report abuse smitbret June 1, 2003 7:01:17 AM .....or a switch. -Brett | Report abuse jlanka June 2, 2003 2:31:55 AM only if the ISP give you 2 IP's (which most consumer grade broadband ISP's don't) <i>It's always the one thing you never suspected.</i> | Report abuse Ryan_Plus_One June 4, 2003 9:55:59 PM My cable modem provider allows me to connect 2 machines through a 4 port switch. Both of the computers use DHCP and obtain different IP's. I do not pay anything extra. I know the switches use NAT, but I thought it was interesting to see that they allowed me to lease 2 IP's from their DHCP simultaneously. <font color=red>Now that I am running RAID 5 I find myself praying for a hard drive failure.</font color=red> | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Networking>Easiest way to share the connection> Related ressources: Forumeasiest way to share files Forumwhats the easiest way to share a webcam on home LAN ForumWhat is the easiest way to get neighbours internet ForumPlease tell me the easiest way to reduce the CPU fan speed! ForumIs there a way to desktop computers can share a dsL connection ForumShare an easiest way to enjoy all music/video on iPod/iPhone/Apple TV ForumEasiest way to clone laptop hard drive and swap out ForumEasiest way to transfer data from PC to laptop which is on.. ForumEasiest way to migrate from AMD to Intel ForumHttp://www.tomshardware.com/s/What-is-the- easiest-way -to-see-neighbours-internet ForumWhat is the easiest way to connect internet radio to my home audio? ForumCan't share wireless internet connection ForumEasiest way for clustering a bunch of servers? ForumEasiest TripleHead Configuration ForumShare Internet connection with two computers ForumWhat's the easiest way to perform this disk transfer? ForumCan't get ICS (Internet connection sharing) to work through a switch ForumHow to setup a 1GB Gigabyte Network ForumWinXP share to my Win98 how to? ForumHelp - Setting up network/sharing cable connection More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !