Internet Connection Sharing is feature built into Microsoft Operating Systems that enables you to configure your home computer network to share a single connection to the Internet. Many people use ICS as a software alternative to hardware routers in an effort to have two computers share one Internet connection. Please be aware that while you may play DAoC over an ICS connection, your in game performance will most likely take a significant hit. Also note that ICS can be tricky to set up and keep functioning properly. Our advice to all users who are in need of this solution is to pick up a hardware router such as the Linksys DSL/Cable model.