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Lan & Wireless Problem


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Plarkster

I've got a Mac and Xbox connected to my PC via 2 crossover cables connected to 2 PCI NICs.

The PC connects to a router wirelessly, but whenever the Mac or Xbox connections are enabled, I can't get on the internet. If I disable the Mac and Xbox connections the internet works fine again.

Any ideas?

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dieterich

I think your IP addresses are different. When connected via wifi, you'll have an IP address from router which will include a gateway address(a way out to the Internet). When the other clients are connected to the PC via a crossover, they are using an automatically assigned IP address that has no gateway. You will need to bridge the connection to get the other device online at the same time the PC is....

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