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Windows 7: Re-enabling a Network?

11 Nov 2011   #1
MeatPopsicle

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Re-enabling a Network?

So for whatever reason I decided to disable my wired "Network 2" connection, which is my primary one because I was testing out the wireless capabilities of my machine. Now, that network seems to be completely non-existent and I can't seem to find any way to re-connect to it or enable it again. When I search around on Google all I get are links of how to re-enable a network adapter, which is not what I want. Any help or solution would be greatly appreciated. I'm running Windows 7 Home Premium.


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11 Nov 2011   #2
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

How did you disable it?
The normal way is to disable the wired network adapter?
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