Connecting 2 laptops to one modem Tags: Laptops Connection Modem Cable Networking Last response: January 28, 2011 2:00 PM in Networking Share down2brisk January 19, 2011 9:54:09 PM Hello, i have 2 laptops and would like to connect them to one cable modem. 1 laptop is connected to the modem by ethernet cable..how can i connect the other laptop sharing the same modem? More about : connecting laptops modem Emerald a b D Laptop January 19, 2011 10:05:39 PM buy a wireless router olaf455 January 19, 2011 10:32:06 PM Yep. You need a router to connect more than one pc to a modem. As you have laptops, I recommend getting a router with a wireless access point, (wifi). Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer edmond419 January 28, 2011 2:00:36 PM Internet Connection Sharing. You'll need wireless cards on both of your computers though. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumConnecting a t40 to new modem with wireless ForumIssue Connecting Killer Wireless-N to Comcast Modem /Router Combo Forum2 computers using one modem to connect to internet ForumNetwork Sharing - 2 routers one modem ForumConnect two Routers to one cable modem Forum2 laptops one connects the other doesn't ForumOne modem connection and 2 comps ForumConnecting 2 PCs to a cable internet modem ForumHow to connect two computers using one modem so they both use the internet ForumLost wireless connection on laptop toshiba satellite c655 router and modem worki ForumConnecting 2 laptops without a main pc ForumConnecting multiple routers to one 4g modem ForumIf modem is not a gigabit one , will a gigabit router help? ForumCan I run 2 wireless routers on one DSL line with modem ? ForumNew at&t 2 wire modem will not let me connect to internet via cat5 ForumConnecting two laptops ForumHow to setup a 1GB Gigabyte Network ForumCan I use a switch instead of a router if I am only connecting one computer to t ForumHow can I tell what my modem is sending? ForumHow to block certain wired devices from connecting to router More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !