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Hi,

i am running xp home on both computers and have set up an ad-hoc ( peer to peer) with my wireless card in my desktop, in order to have my wireless laptop also share the internet connection. i have cable, and a hardware card that is connected to the modem in order to free up the wireless to use to broadcast.

the issue i am having is, using netgear's application w311v2 smart configuration it broadcasts the signal fine, and the laptop connects fine but when it's in ad-hoc mode, it will "scan" the channels every 2 mins or so, disconnecting the laptop from the internet. i don't know much about wireless networking, so i am hoping this is a simple solution, such as a setting somewhere. thanks in advance for your time.

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Hey
My guess is that you need to look in your wireless card properties
And set it to work on specific channel, on both computers.
I guess this should solve this issue.
I did it in my access point and my laptop.
Good Luck
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