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Imac AirPort Extreme (0x14E4, 0x8C) to wifi

I have imac built in AirPort Extreme  (0x14E4, 0x8C) and a gateway windows based laptop n i want to set up a wireless connection between them with out a router. my windows machine can detect imac but imac can't detect wifi

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On the iMac choose Create Network... from the Airport menu. Then the Gateway laptop will be able to join the iMac's created network.
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