|24 Sep 2012||#1|
| || |
System continues to treat an old network connection as if it were new
As of recently, I have set up a tether with my Samsung Epic 4G to use while I'm at work. The connection itself isn't the problem, but how my system treats it. I went through preliminary set up, and I have my laptop remember the connection, to automatically connect to it. But now, every time I connect to it, the the dialog that asks whether the connection is a public, home, or work connection always appears, as if it were a new connection every time. Not only that, but every connection I establish with the tether is numbered, as shown in the screenshot.
Any way I can get Windows 7 to stop doing this? It's nothing affecting the connection, but it really is a huge annoyance to me.
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: System continues to treat an old network connection as if it were new|
|Local Area Connection missing from network adapters, no connection||Network & Sharing|
|Will windows treat a restored backup as another use of it's key?||Windows Updates & Activation|
|Monitor only entering sleep mode, system continues working.||Performance & Maintenance|
|Bizarre Connection Problem Affecting Only One System on Network||Network & Sharing|
|Treat for you tube heads||Chillout Room|
|Internet connection works but network icon shows no network connection||Network & Sharing|
|Getting XP mode apps to treat usb drive as Connected||Virtualization|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:46 PM.