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How to Connect PIM Tools to the Internet Through Intel® MyWiFi Technology

Personal Information Manager (PIM) tools can have Internet access through a laptop using the Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT). PIM tools also apply to personal organizer applications and cell phones with WiFi capabilities.

  1. Open Intel® My WiFi Technology and select Enable.
    My WiFi Technology
  2. Select Profiles and select New. Set the SSID by changing the security or password.
  3. Select Add New Device and select Manually configure a device.
    My WiFi Technology
  4. Copy the information into your PIM connection manager and connect to it.
  5. In Intel® My WiFi Technology, look for the Connected Device with a valid IP address.
    My WiFi Technology
  6. Open Network and Sharing Center.
    Network and Sharing Center
  7. Right-click on the Internet Wireless Network Connection and select Properties > Sharing > Allow other network users to connect through this computer's Internet connection.
    Under Home networking connection select the wireless network connection to be used.
Note Intel® My WiFi Technology is supported only on the Windows 7* operating system and using driver versions 13.1.1 and newer.


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Operating System:

Windows 7, 32-bit*, Windows 7, 64-bit*

This applies to:

Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N + WiMAX 6250
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6200
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205 For Desktop
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6230
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6235
Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 100
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1000
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 105
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 130
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 135
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200 For Desktop
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2230
Intel® WiFi Link 1000
Intel® WiFi Link 5300 and Intel® WiFi Link 5100 products

Solution ID: CS-031510
Last Modified: 22-Oct-2014
Date Created: 01-Apr-2010
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