Re: Installed Zone Alarm: ICS not working - PT. 3
From: Dick Mahar (rmahar01_at_comcast.net)
Date: Mon, 25 Oct 2004 14:09:37 -0400
"Gregg Cattanach" <gcattanach-SKIPemail@example.com> wrote in message
> "Gregg Cattanach" <gcattanach-SKIPfirstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > "Gregg Cattanach" <gcattanach-SKIPemail@example.com> wrote in message
> > news:yiqed.14443$DC3.firstname.lastname@example.org...
> >>I disabled the WindowsXP Firewall and have installed ZoneAlarm on both my
> >>desktop and laptop machines. I can ping and share files between the two
> >>machines, but Internet connection sharing isn't working. The desktop
> >>connects to the Internet via dial-up, and when connected I even see the
> >>icon on the laptop in the tray for the Internet Gateway dialup connection,
> >>but I can't access any website from the laptop. When I try to it prompts
> >>for a phone number to dial-out with the modem. I've tried rerunning the
> >>Network Setup Wizard on both machines to no avail.
> >> I'm guessing there is something else I need to set in ZoneAlarm, but I
> >> don't know what.
> >> This is just a simple wired network through a router.
> >> Any suggestions are appreciated.
> >> --
> >> Gregg C.
> > MORE: I tried uninstalling ZoneAlarm on the laptop and it still won't
> > access the Internet. I still see the 'Internet Gateway' icon and that
> > shared connection is listed in Network Connections and shows as connected.
> > I've rerun the Network Connection Wizard, but still no dice. Something in
> > Windows changed. I guess, when I installed ZoneAlarm but I don't know
> > what.
> > Again, any help is appreciated.
> > --
> > Gregg C.
> Last note: I first installed ZA on the laptop and it connected to the
> Internet fine. When I then added ZA to the desktop THAT's when the trouble
> started. So I'm thinking that ZA on the desktop needs to be configured
> somehow to accept the Internet requests from the laptop through the shared
> Internet connection.
> Gregg C.
Right click on the Zone Alarm icon in the task bar, make sure that the internet
lock is not checked. Dick. M
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