Two NICs / Two Networks / One Machine

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Two NICs / Two Networks / One Machine

Postby Vi4 » Wed, 03 Mar 2004 07:36:06 GMT

Here's the situation:  I have both DSL (pokey 800k) and Cable (2500k, usually) broadband modems in my SOHO.  I'd like to have both of these hooked up, not to run in a "Dual WAN" mode, but in an "either/or" mode

Is this possible

Re: Two NICs / Two Networks / One Machine

Postby Steve Winograd [MVP] » Wed, 03 Mar 2004 07:55:52 GMT

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In the Network Connections folder:

1. Right click and Enable the connection that you want to use.
2. Right click and Disable the connection that you don't want to use.
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