How To: Connect an Xbox 360 to the Internet via Windows Vista

Connect an Xbox 360 to the Internet via Windows Vista

Jeremy at GamerTell shows us how to connect our X-Box 360 to the internet VIA Windows Vista and a Laptop Computer that is already connected to a wireless network. First we have to connect your laptop to your X-Box 360 using an Ethernet cable. Now we will turn on the Xbox 360. Make sure you are on the correct TV Input or channel. Now go to your laptop and Click on the start button on your laptop and find control panel. Once your in control panel select Network and Internet. Now we will select Network and Sharing Center. Once in Network and Sharing center find manage network connections and open it. Now we will make a bridge between then 2 connections, do this by clicking on Local Area Connection, and while holding CTRL click on the wireless network. Once this is done, right-click on the wireless network and select the "Bridge Connections" Options. This will automatically bridge the 2 connections together so that the one connection that is inbound (Xbox-360) can receive internet through the laptop. Now go back to your Xbox 360 and go all the way to the last panel and choose system settings. Then select network settings and test your XBox live connection. Once the test is complete Xbox live will be up and running. Now sign in and go have some fun online!

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