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I'm trying to connect my xbox 360 up to my laptop so i have the use of xbox live.
But i'm missing both sharing tabs in my local area connection and my wireless connection.
Cause i've gone to propeties on both of them and it's prompted me to continue. So i do but no sharing tabs at all.
So i can't connect my xbox up.
Can someone please tell me how to get that tab up and showing so i can click on it.
This is what it says atm.
THE SHARING TAB WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE IF YOU HAVE ONLY ONE NETWORK CONNECTION.
So if that means that i need to add another network connection. Can you please tell me how in detail.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Cannot find server or DNS Error
Please try the following:
Click the Refresh button, or try again later.
If you typed the page address in the Address bar, make sure that it is spelled correctly.
To check your connection settings, click the Tools menu, and then click Internet Options. On the Connections tab, click Settings. The settings should match those provided by your local area network (LAN) administrator or Internet service provider (ISP).
If your Network Administrator has enabled it, Microsoft Windows can examine your network and automatically discover network connection settings.
If you would like Windows to try and discover them,
click Detect Network Settings
Some sites require 128-bit connection security. Click the Help menu and then click About Internet Explorer to determine what strength security you have installed.
If you are trying to reach a secure site, make sure your Security settings can support it. Click the Tools menu, and then click Internet Options. On the Advanced tab, scroll to the Security section and check settings for SSL 2.0, SSL 3.0, TLS 1.0, PCT 1.0.
Click the Back button to try another link.
Cannot find server or DNS Error
No matter what I do I keep getting this message when I try to use NEW VERSION IE.
Posted on Oct 14, 2008
Normally you would connect your xbox directly to the router. Is there a
reason you are trying to connect to your laptop instead? (distance,
If that is what you truly want to do then first thing make sure you are using a CROSSOVER cable to connect your laptop and xbox together. standard network cables only apply to connecting to routers, switches, and other network controlers. If you are connecting two devices directly you must use this type cable. It is ussally red.
The share tab is only for sharing dialup connections to LAN connections. You are sharinbg two LAN connections so all you need to do is bridge them and make sure there are in the same IP group. Check the status of your wireless card to see what address the router is assigning to it. Then assign the IP to the wired adapter with a differnt higher number.. Example: If your wireless card is 192.168.1.100 then make your wired adapter 192.168.1.151 This should make it work.
Again, it would be much easier to connect your XBOX to the router like it was intended ;)
Posted on Jan 06, 2009
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