More recently, the number of network-attached devices was limited by the number of ports in the modem or a switch. However, the problem was resolved with the advent of wireless Wi-Fi.
Two computers can now be easily connected to one of them had access to the internet by a second.
Check Wi-Fi to work on all PCs, the presence of these drivers. Open the "Network Control Center" ( "Start" - "Control Panel" - "Control Center Network and Sharing Center").
In the upper left corner of the window, click "Manage wireless networks". Click "Next". In the window that opens, enter the network name (think of his own, such as home or 321).
Security Type Set WEP and enter the keysecurity (key, select according to the standard rules - it should not be too simple, but you should be easy to remember). Check the box next to "Save this network settings" and click "Next". Close the window.
Set up Wi-Fi on the second PC. In the lower right corner of your computer screen, open the second icon connections. "Wireless Network Connection home» should appear in the list to open a connection. Click "Connect". The computer will ask for a security key (remember coined earlier), enter it and click "OK". Connecting computers over a wireless network is completed.
To set up access to the Internet, go back tothe first PC. Open the "Network Management and Sharing Center" and see there all the existing connections (including the newly configured connection to the PC №2). Click "Change advanced sharing settings." Turn on all the items. Save your changes.
Go to the properties of the "Local Area Connection". In access, remove all ticks (where available), click "OK" and close the window. Similarly, you need to do with the "Wireless Network Connection (home)».
Go to the properties of the "High Speedconnection ", click on Access. Check the box "Allow other network users to connect through this computer's Internet." Select the "Wireless Network Connection", remove all check marks, click "OK". Close the window. Restart the "High-speed connectivity."
On №2 PC connected to the wireless networkthe connection home, enter the security key and click "OK". As a result, you will have two computers connected via Wi-Fi, and have access to the Internet. Similarly, you can connect your netbook or mobile phone.