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Using an extra cable modem I have as a means to access the web via an

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I have an extra cable modem that I would like to use for another computer in my house to access the net. It is a Motorola SURFboard cable modem: model SB5120. Can someone tell me how to accomplish this without having to pay another monthly service charge? I realize that I could use a router and wireless card/usb adapter, but, I already have this modem and want to avoid having to buy the wireless items. Thank you.

Edited by mikestag, 06 March 2007 - 07:57 PM.

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You can't, and if you could find a work-around, that would be illegal.

The modem has to be provisioned. No cable company will do that for free.
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Yeah there is no way around that, I would just buy the router and wireless cards and stuff.
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