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PostPosted: Fri Nov 03, 2006 4:18 pm    Post subject: Installing Your Vonage Device Directly to a Computer Reply with quote Back to top

I live in a apartment were they offer free wifi but my question is can i connect my router to the computer while my computer is connected thru wifi so i can use my regular phones? i really dont want to use no V-Phone! Thanks
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 03, 2006 4:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Yes, people have done this. Your computer would have to have both a wired ethernet card and a wireless connection. You then set the computer up to act as a bridge between the internet source (the wireless connection) and the ethernet connection. Of course, you then have to leave your computer running all the time to maintain phone service.

A better way, perhaps, is to buy a wireless access point. This would connect to the wireless service and provide wired ethernet for your Vonage router.

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 03, 2006 4:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

What are the procedure for bridging the connection?
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 03, 2006 5:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I'm afraid I'm not enough of a computer networking expert (to put it kindly to myself) to help with that. It would depend on your operating system. You'll probably get better support on that if you post in the Voip forum. Also, do a search in the Voip forum and forum archive. The subject has been discussed on occasion.

If you're using Windows, you can do a search in the help files for sharing a network connection. That's where they'll tell you about using the computer as a bridge.

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PostPosted: Sun Nov 05, 2006 5:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Do a google search on Internet sharing under Windows XP. Microsoft's built-in Internet sharing is actually relatively straightforward to set up. You will need an ETherent jack on your computer to plug the Vonage adapter into.

However, I am guessing that you are not going to like the quality of your Vonage line with this set up. Your sharing the broadband with a lot of people, and also having it go over wireless, so that's a double whammy against you -- and you don't have any control over QoS, since you don't have access to the wireless router. If a lot of people are using the Internet, or there's temporary interference with the wireless signal, quality is really going to suffer.

Rather than pay for a service like Vonage, a better bet may be to use Skype, which is cheaper.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 25, 2006 12:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

XP ICS - Network Bridge


Windows XP's Network Bridge feature can combine two or more local area networks (such as wired and wireless) into one logical network. Computers on each network can communicate with computers on all of the other networks, sharing files, printers, and even an Internet connection.

To create a bridge between two or more network connections, open the Network Connections folder. Hold down the Ctrl key while clicking the desired connections, then right click one of them and select Bridge Connections. In this example, I'm bridging a wireless network with a wired Ethernet network.






This window appears while the bridging process is in progress.




The Network Bridge then appears in the list of network connections, along with the connections that are included in the bridge.




The Network Bridge takes on most of the attributes of a normal network connection. To configure it, right click the Network Bridge and select Properties. You can add or remove connections from the bridge, enable protocols and clients, assign an IP address, create a connection icon in the notification area, etc.




When a network connection is added to the Network Bridge, it loses its individual attributes. It no longer has an IP address, clients, protocols, etc. Here's the Properties sheet for the Ethernet Network connection, which is now included in the network bridge.



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PostPosted: Sat Nov 25, 2006 2:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

i agree with you miked2
and remember,
if you are using a wifi connection,
it will not give you a 100% satisfaction when it
comes to audio quality. Embarassed

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 25, 2006 3:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I Concur, dheiy...he can do ICS but not Guaranteed that Voip will work
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