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wildwood

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    Viewing available wireless networks
    « on: December 06, 2006, 09:37:15 AM »
    Hi,
    I recently had to reinstall windows and now everything seems to be running smoothly except for one issue. Previously if my wireless connection was not working properly I could right click the wireless icon and view all available wireless networks. If I wasnt logged onto mine I could simply move it up in order of preference. Now I can no longer see which networks are available. I have tried refreshing the network list but it does not list any as it had done before. So if for example i am logged onto another wireless it becomes difficult to choose my network from an empty list. How do I get that "available network list" back again??

    Peter

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    Re: Viewing available wireless networks
    « Reply #1 on: December 06, 2006, 12:45:28 PM »
    It could be that since your first installation, those other networks have stopped broadcasting their SSID.  Is your own SSID hidden, do you know?
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    wildwood

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      Re: Viewing available wireless networks
      « Reply #2 on: December 06, 2006, 02:52:05 PM »
      Yes, Rob.............mine is not viewed either.

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      Re: Viewing available wireless networks
      « Reply #3 on: December 07, 2006, 06:23:12 AM »
      There you are then, you won't see those networks.  Everything is as it should be.  :)
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      Re: Viewing available wireless networks
      « Reply #4 on: December 07, 2006, 04:40:42 PM »
       ;)

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