06-03-2008, 10:07 PM #1
Windows access internet via ethernet connection to a Time Capsule
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- Jun 03, 2008
I am having trouble with a Windows XP Home edition computer that was hooked up to a LAN via a Linksys wireless router using an ethernet connection. I replaced the router with a Time Capsule and everything is working fine except that a Windows computer with XP Home edition that is hooked up via ethernet (it doesn't have wireless capacity) can't access the internet via the Time Capsule LAN. It is requesting a log in and password when I go through the Windows control panel trying to set it up, even though I set up the Time capsule to require no password. I would not even know what login and password to give it.
I AM NOT trying to access the hard drive via the windows computer, I only want it to be able to get onto the internet via the Time Capsule.
Can anyone help me with this. I am pretty Windows-challenged, so I may be overlooking something simple.
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