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How to turn win 7 into router?

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January 12, 2010 3:36:49 PM

Hey. Does anyone know of some free software to turn a windows 7 ultimate into a router between the home network and the internet?

More about : turn win router

January 12, 2010 8:27:13 PM

I know XP has internet sharing.. ma'b 7 can still do this.
January 12, 2010 11:23:09 PM

This feature is built into windows 7 all you have to do is go to network and sharing centre, > manage network adapters right click on your internet connection (in your case i'm guessing it will be wired) and click properties, go to sharing and tick the box saying allow other users to connect through this computers internet connection.

Hope this answers your question!

Davaross
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January 13, 2010 6:33:04 PM

It's easier to just go to that manage network adapters and highlight all of them, and then right click, bridge connections. This allows you to plug in the internet into any of the ports and it still just works instead of setting it up specifically for one device to be the master.
March 23, 2012 7:08:10 AM

neiroatopelcc said:
Hey. Does anyone know of some free software to turn a windows 7 ultimate into a router between the home network and the internet?


hey hi !!
there are a lots of application available on net to turn ur win7 running pc into a router whish allows to share ur pc internet connections to other devices such as iPhones, wifi enabled smartphones and even another windows running pc.
after testing by my own i reccomend you :- !. CONNECTIFY, 2. VIRTUAL ROUTER.

these 2 freeware application can run on any window running (win7, vista, xp) pc or laptop.
hope this will serve ur need.
in case of any problem get me on:- deo.rajnish@gmail.com :hello:  :hello: 
December 20, 2012 12:44:19 PM

:bounce:  I purchased Belkin N150 USB WIRELESS ADAPTOR . After Installing the CD, I tried to enable to router in Win 7. I went through all the notes above but found that MANAGER INTENET CONNECTIONS OR PROPERTIES ARE NOT AVAILABLE. SHOULD I BUY A ROUTER TO ENABLE WI FI ????? :cry:  :cry: 
December 20, 2012 1:30:02 PM

This feature is built into windows 7 all you have to do is go to network and sharing centre YAH AS FAR AS THIS I CAN UNDERSTAND

manage network adapters :cry:  THIS PART CANNOT UNDERSTAND , I DID NOT FIND ANY

right click on your internet connection (in your case i'm guessing it will be wired) and click properties, :love:  HERE TOO I WAS NOT ABLE TO RIGHT CLICK AS IT DID NOT WORK - I AM HAVING A ADSL2 MODEM

go to sharing and tick the box saying allow other users to connect through this computers internet connection.

nope

CAN YOU EXPLAIN IN DETAIL PLS

Solomon :bounce:  :bounce:  :bounce: 
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