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Windows 7: Different network adapters

20 Mar 2012   #1
phillybizzle

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Different network adapters

Hi all,

Besides the basic Ethernet and Wifi adapter, what are the other adapters used for.

Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter #1
Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapte #2

Thanks


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20 Mar 2012   #2
Sardonicus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

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