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windows 8 not sharing internet with wifi

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    windows 8 not sharing internet with wifi


    I'm having a serious problem trying to connect my other laptops running windows 8, the host laptop that is connected to internet with modem is Compaq Presario g56 laptop also running windows 8, I'm connected to the internet with my evdo modem and this laptop is browsing fine, I download mhotspot to share this connection, this other computers are connected but showing limited connection in their network and sharing panel, the modem have access to internet and the private network I created on the host computer also show access to internet, so why are other computers connected to this computer are not browsing with this internet connection. attached is the screen shot of the host computer this problem had been persistent for more than one week, someone please help me

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  2. #2


    Posts : 4
    windows 8 pro


    Quote Originally Posted by computerlife View Post
    I'm having a serious problem trying to connect my other laptops running windows 8, the host laptop that is connected to internet with modem is Compaq Presario g56 laptop also running windows 8, I'm connected to the internet with my evdo modem and this laptop is browsing fine, I download mhotspot to share this connection, this other computers are connected but showing limited connection in their network and sharing panel, the modem have access to internet and the private network I created on the host computer also show access to internet, so why are other computers connected to this computer are not browsing with this internet connection. attached is the screen shot of the host computer this problem had been persistent for more than one week, someone please help me

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    have not resolve this problem, please computer still not sharing to other computers on my network, someone should please help me for God sake
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  3. #3


    Posts : 467
    Windows 8 Pro


    try changing your Wireless network from Public to Private network.
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windows 8 not sharing internet with wifi
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