Internet Connection Sharing


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INTERNET CONNECTION SHARING


Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) can be enabled on your computer to allow a VoIP phone configured by Conversant to connect via the LAN port of the computer. To set-up ICS please find instructions below*:

  • Ensure nothing in plugged into the Ethernet (LAN) port of your computer

  • Go to Network and Sharing Center

  • Click on Wireless Network Connection

  • Click on Properties and then on the Sharing tab.

  • Make sure "Allow other network users to connect through this computer's Internet connection" is checked and the correct Local Area Connection is select from the drop down box. Normally this will be Local Area Connection

  • Connect the device to you LAN port and the phone should register.

*These instructions are for Windows 7 - may vary slightly between operating systems.