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Using Linksys to connect desktop and laptop

I would like to know how to set up my desktop with a laptop so that they both have internet at the same time, using my linksys EZXS55W 5x10/100 network switch. I've been trying to set it up myself, but all I get is either the desktop has a connection to the internet and the laptop doesn't or vice versa. Thank you in advance for any help you can give me.

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If your provider uses the connection through Modem, then you can access only one system at a time.

So please check with the ISP provider, however you can share the existing connect by purchasing a third party software.

If the ISP provider use Router to connect the Switch then it should work.

Therefore the problem is with the ISP side.

As a work around solution you can share the network connection to other PC. For Example like file sharing

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