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Windows 7: Wireless network creating 2 names and can not connect, "BLAH 2"

13 May 2012   #1

Windows 7
Wireless network creating 2 names and can not connect, "BLAH 2"

Please assist
I know this is an old post, but I am encountering the same problem and I can't connect to the internet.

A few days ago, my network was connecting to it's normal name but later I was not able to connect because it is names "BLAH 2" I disabled it and my original one popped up again and it's fine.

Now, I can't even disable and enable back to my original one. I've tried deleting it on that screen shot that was given and connecting again but still no luck.

I can't seem to connect back to my original network name. Please help!

Thank you.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

13 May 2012   #2

Windows 7

Go to control panel, select Network and Sharing and you should from there be able to either connect or disconnect.
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 Wireless network creating 2 names and can not connect, "BLAH 2"

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