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Need help sharing a dial-up connection

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So my primary internet connection right now is a tethered Samsung Impression with a grandfathered unlimited data package. Not ideal, but it's my only option atm.

I'm trying to share the connection between my pc and my wife's netbook, and can't quite figure out how to do it. My only experience with this has been bridging ethernet and wireless connections, which obviously won't work here since Windows sees the phone as a dial-up modem. I know it can be done but I can't find the proper options. My only other option is letting her use a VM on my machine, which isn't ideal since VM's are on the sluggish for normal use.

Can OCN help?
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Windows should allow you to bridge the two connections. Just highlight both connections and right click them Choose Bridge.
    
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Nope, you can't bridge dial-up connections.
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What about ICS(Internet Connection Sharing) Can you run that?
    
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What about ICS(Internet Connection Sharing) Can you run that?
^ that.
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