Can not disable "automatically connect" option on WIFI connections
What I think is really strange or normal.
I have windows 8 on my laptop and a wireless adapter Inter Centrino N-2230.
Recently, all the WIFI connections that appear as available have the option "auto-connect" checked. I uncheck the box, but they will be automatically checked again. I don't know that previously, all wifi connections before the box unchecked by default.
However, this is NOT the case with the WiFi one, I mainly use, IE my home cable connection. I can uncheck the option for this one and it remains disabled. Weird.
I'm a bit worried that if I use my laptop near an unsecured connection, it will automatically connect to it without my knowing which resulted in security problems.
No idea if it's a problem and how to solve?
I guess all the machines of boredom that are automatically connect using Intel PROSet Wireless Tools. Simple fix.
Go to the control panel.
Type Wireless in the search panel.
If Intel PROSet Wireless Tools is an option up until it clicks (so you can have another problem)
Under the Intel Wifi HotSpot Wizard option, click settings
Uncheck the box to automatically connect to free WiFi Hotspots.
Click on close
Problem solved unless you do not use Intel PROSet Wireless tools.
How can I disable the automatic connection on wireless network connection?
In the lower right corner of your screen, you have an icon with several bars. It is the WiFi icon. A click on that and you will see a list of WiFi connections. Right click the one you want to change, and then click Properties. Click the connection tab and uncheck the box to automatically connect when the network is in range. And then click OK.
I hope this helps. Good luck.
I have a rather strange problem: I can not disable the WiFi using Fn + F8 module.
It happens after reinstalling Windows. I installed Windows 7 Pro SP1 x 64 (MSDNAA). I installed the driver Broadcom WLAN, then Toshiba Value added package and Bluetooth Stack from Toshiba Web site.
When I press Fn + F8 there is only a Bluetooth icon, I can enable and disable. And there is no WiFi icon.
Wireless network card is listed in the Device Manager, it works.
Before you reinstall Windows, when I had used pre-installed Windows 7 HP, it worked correctly: there were three icons, I could turn off/turn on WiFi, BT and the two WiFi + BT by pressing Fn + F8.
Does anyone have a problem like this?
Can someone help me?
Thanks in advance.
Hmm generally the FN + F8 should switch on / off the Wlan correctly.
Maybe the WLan driver must be installed again even if the wireless network adapter is already visible in Device Manager.
Welcome & good luck
I have an Inspiron N7010, Windows 764 bit, it was determined that the hard drive was once again, therefore, dell sent me a new hard drive, I made an image of the system on an external hard drive, then installed the new hard drive without any problem. BUT after getting thru all the updates I noticed the touchpad has been activated and I always use a usb mouse, so I like the touch pad disabled.
She used to take a minute to turn it off, now nothing works going on at the control panel and mouse properties gives me NO option to turn it off, I'm pretty sure that the last time this happened a Dell technician downloaded a different driver and it sets like that, but I don't remember for sure. I went to Dells driver support and let Dells Diagnostic scan my computer and tell me what I need drivers. I down load them and installed what he said and it came that I already had newer drivers than those it says to download, I just download them anyway to make sure and NOT luck.
Is there maybe another driver I'm missing, or could I do something out of order, when I installed the new hard drive and loaded my system from the last hard disk image? Everything went very well, I thought, I have NO problem with my mouse external, other that I can not disable the touchpad or the touchpad and it makes me crazy lol. I sincerely appreciated any ideas or help with this.
Thank you in advance!
I GOT MY ANSWER!
I found my driver and Utilities disc provided with my computer and found the touchpad on the disk driver and installed it on my computer and after restarting, I went to my mouse and presto, now I have the RIGHT driver, so I'm HAPPY to REPORT that THIS has been RESOLVED!
Thank you and HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
"The application has attempted to open a connection to a location inside the firewall which is not allowed by your policy" "
Please help me...
Welcome to the community,
Yes, you get this message because you under BES account and you can not disable it.
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The use of the battery has increased since the update to ios 10. Also, why can not disable the voice command. It's the most boring on the new update.
Depending on what you mean by "voice command", either:
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Settings / Siri / OFF
As for your use of the battery, you can check what app pulls most of its use in the settings / battery. A new version of the app is sometimes problematic, not necessarily iOS or iPhone. If you see a unusual % of use of a particular application, or force-to leave it removal/reinstalling it or remove it until an update comes. If anything seems unusual, it might be a problematic installation of iOS, in which case, you could backup your iPhone and restore it:
MGAJ2KH/A iphone 6 more camera shutter noise can not disabled, no idea?
You can not disable it in some countries, so you must be in one of these countries.
How can I disable Automatic Private IP Addressing APIPA in Windows 7?
I want to disable AUTOMATIC private IP addressing in Windows 7 64-bit edition. I disabled it in my old XP system by a simple registry change and it worked perfectly for my problem.
I searched the forum and I found nothing relevant to W7.
I would appreciate greatly any help.
Thank you in advance.
For any question on Windows 7:
Link above is Windows 7 Forum for questions on Windows 7.
Windows 7 questions should be directed to the it.
You are in the Vista Forums.
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Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner
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At my computer crash. Have a license number for Adobe Acrobat 8 professional. New machine and it says active because I can not disable computer crashed.
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is there a port can I close? I am a novice so it. and I had annother LAN connection.in the last hour. by itself. My firewall has already a lam configuration for microsoft then why my comp need another for microsoft tv on the TCP/IP Protocol on a second lan conn. I did not what has done it? How can I turn off the wireless? on Windows XP Pro. This tenth time im asking this question! Tell me there is at least someone other than my abuser! who knows the answer I needTHANKS * address email is removed from the privacy *
There are a number of ways...
1. assuming that it is a laptop, there will be a physical to turn off wireless switch, or a depression function key. I can't say what function key, it will be, it varies from laptop to laptop, but the image on the key must be a gift, if the image is not obvious to you then check your manual. Use it with the "Fn" key as a "toggle switch" to turn on wireless power.
2. go in network connections configuration panel. Right click on your wireless network connection, and then click on disable.
Your PC is not necessarily to be attacked. It could just be set to automatically connect to networks unsecured wireless. There are a lot of unsecured wireless networks on, leastways in my neighborhood there. If your PC takes up and connects to one, it is not an attack in itself, but it could make your PC open to attack.
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Original title: I have a program installed in my computer 'O2 connection manager' it automatically connects to the wireless network, I need to disable the connection
I have a program installed in my computer 'O2 connection manager' it automatically connects to the wireless network, I need to disable the connection to the network.
I imagine the inconvenience that you are experiencing. I will certainly help the question of fixing.
If you do not O2 connection manager, you can disable it to connect to the Internet or you can uninstall the program and check the issue.
You can follow the steps in the link below.
Uninstall or change a program:
I would say O2 you back for more information in the links below:
I hope that the information above helps you.
Hello community of Hp.
I have a problem with my PORTABLE HP PAVILION dv2500 PC.
A few months ago, everything is ok.
It can detect our wifi.
then yesterday I just know that it can not detect our wifi at home.
I mean that my laptop can detect our neighbors wifi. but it can not detect our own wifi.
I already perform some troubleshooting method.
the first thing I did.
is that I perform a RESET of my modem.
because I think that the IP of my laptop has been block by my modem.
If, after that, it's the same. It can not detect our wifi.
I reformat WINDOWS Vista x 64.
but it's the same thing.
It can only detect our neighbors wifi. but our is not.
last thing I did was to change the ip address of my laptop.
but it did not solve my problem either.
pls help me solve this problem.
and God bless you all.
more power for the team of hp with this site.
Please send me an email or comment here if you have an idea on how to solve my problem.
Thanks again and best regards.
Thank you for visiting the HP Forums! A place where you can find solutions for your problems, with the help of the community!
I stumbled upon your post on the HP laptop and wanted to help you! I looked in your question about your Hp Pavilion dv2500 Notebook and problems with the wireless connection. Try to reset the router. Wait 30 seconds before plugging and unplugging the router to make sure, it resets completely. Here is a link for troubleshooting wireless connection, if you need. Section I fell better help is the key to security is changed 3. To establish a new connection to the wireless network, return to the network sharing Center window, select set up a connection to a network.
If the problem persists, I would change the channel on the router. Routers are able to communicate to your laptop on several different channels. You can contact your Internet provider.
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Microsoft Update product team blog: Windows Update and automatic reboots
Change how Windows installs or notifies you of updates
If you select the download updates but let me choose... option, no update will install without your approval. Suppose an update will require a reboot and does not approve the installation of an update until & unless you are ready to restart.
You can change the setting "notify only". Once you have done this, you will need to approve the updates are downloaded updates are installed commandeLorsque, which they are installed.
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What are the differences between Windows updates and automatic updates from Microsoft Updates?
While Windows Update provides updates specifically for Windows, Microsoft Update expands the service to download and install updates for other Microsoft software, such as Microsoft Office and Windows Live [as well as Silverlight & Microsoft Security Essentials]. Update automatic is a feature that allows you to configure your PC to automatically download and install updates using each service, making it easy and convenient for you to keep your current Windows PC.
If you disable Microsoft Update, your default update source is "reversed" update of Windows, but it does NOT neutralize automatic updates.
Understanding Windows Update and Extras in Windows Vista and Windows 7
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