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Internet Connection Sharing Requires Two Network Adapters on the Host Computer
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This article was previously published under Q265728
When you set up Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) on the host computer, two network adapters are required for ICS to function properly.
To determine the adapters that are installed, double-click Network, in Control Panel. Look in the Network Properties dialog box for the information that is appropriate to your connection type.
For computers that are using a standard modem connection, the following adapters are used:
For computers that are using America Online (AOL) as an Internet Service Provider (ISP), the following adapters are used:
Article ID: 265728 - Last Review: January 27, 2007 - Revision: 1.2