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I'm using Windows 7 and I'm currently without DSL because we've just moved. I'm using my iphone tethered as a 3G modem but whenever I turn on the wifi I'm unable to browse the internet.

How do I tell windows 7 to just use the wifi network for browsing but default the internet to the 3G connection?

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Example given here: serverfault.com/questions/177259/… –  Grizly Sep 3 '10 at 4:57
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You need to create routes for LAN IPs with a metric higher than the default route (which is used when you access the Internet).

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I've had a similar issue myself, and you that if you leave the "Default Gateway" for your WIFI connection blank, it all works itself out

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