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My IP Adress is failing.My laptop (connected to my 360.)has almost a full amount of internet signal on the toolbar at bottom of screen however there is another connnction (i guess with the 360 with a status of:limited or no connectivity. And whenever i try and repair it, it says: windows could not do the following action: renewing your IP adress. And i can't connect with my modem directly [(or i need 26.8 metres of ethernet cable.)you see my point?] IT IS MY FIRST TIME CONNECTING TO LIVE Can u help me?

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It's not recommended to bridge a connection through a laptop to any other device... it's typically hard to setup and very faulty. Take lots of time to maintain and lots of patience... I would suggest taking the easy way out and getting something similar to this product.
http://compnetworking.about.com/od/homenetworkhardware/gr/xbox360wireless.htm

I can almost guarantee that you will not get a decent connection by bridging in the method you're describing.

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