In this chapter
Sharing your computer's Internet connection
Connecting your network to a modem
Domain Name Service (DNS)
Configuring mixed wired-wireless networks
This chapter gives you more information about sharing your Internet connection. I'll show you how to set up a single computer to share an Internet connection. Next, I'll revisit the settings you need to use to connect your home or small office network to the Internet. (Chapter 14, “Setting Up Your Access Point,” provides basic information about this.)
It's a good idea to know something about the basic technologies that make the connection between the Internet and your home or small office network work. In this chapter, I'll ...