Re: Strange ICS problem lately
"Sandeep Lohchab" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hello everybody,
> I have come across this serios problem lately. Hope some genius person can
> assist in figuring out the problem for me.I have DSL broadband internet at
> home. I have 3 PCs and all have Windows XP installed on it. Main computer
> has XP SP3 and other two has XP SP2 installed. DSL modem is connected to
> main PC. I use Network hub to connect other 2 PCs to main computer. I have
> set Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) on main PC properly. I did this by
> following Network setup wizard correctly (i.e. selecing "This computer
> connects directly to the internet." in "Select a connection method" for
> PC and for other PCs I selected "Other option and then next option through
> network hub).
> Everything works fine, other PCs can access internet but my problem is
> time when I switch off any PC, then again I have to follow Network setup
> procedure on my main PC. Everyday I have to do this same thing. Please let
> me know what could be wrong here.
> Thanks in advance.
Not an answer per se, but wouldn't it solve all these problems if you'd
bought a router and plugged it directly into the hub?