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Windows 7: Computer not connecting to wifi.


08 May 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Computer not connecting to wifi.

My computer used to connect perfectly to wifi. Then I tried setting up an access point through my laptop, using netsh commands, and now it won't connect at all. When I boot to Ubuntu however, it works fine. How can I get Windows to connect to wifi again?

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08 May 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

With the limited information provided this is all I can do. I'd need to see a screen shot of your ipconfig/all to know more.

About the Wireless Hosted Network (Windows)

The two commands below should stop the hosted network.

netsh wlan stop hostednetwork

netsh wlan set hostednetwork [mode=]disallow

Manual hosted network set up method here.
http://www.winsupersite.com/article/...ion-wirelessly

Software for this to make it easier to set up hosted network.
http://www.connectify.me/download/
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