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chronusdark
May 11th, 2008, 12:14 PM
i am going to be staying with my inlaws for a bit and they have a wireless network problem is i only have 1 wireless card, in my laptop i have a router with a computer and 2 xboxes hooked up to it.

is there a way i can hook my laptop into my router with a wire and have it connect to my inlaws router wirelessly and make all the devices see each other and get internet?

please help i desprately need xbox live and my wife needs world of warcraft

thanks in advance

kevdog
May 11th, 2008, 01:12 PM
There are two threads I want you to read closely -- one is for bridging and the other for internet connection sharing

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=733868
(please read the entire thread)!!

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=713874
(First post is sufficient)

chronusdark
May 12th, 2008, 12:01 AM
i got it kinda setup my router gets an ip and everything is forwarded correctly i just dont know what im missing