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Windows 7: How to stop wifi disconnecting when swiching from USER to ADMIN.

15 Apr 2013   #1
MichaelTav

W7 HP x64 SP1
 
 
How to stop wifi disconnecting when swiching from USER to ADMIN.

Sooooo, how do I stop my wifi disconnecting in the USER account when switching the to ADMIN account.
Some of the programs I have do not allow me to use an elevated command prompt in the USER account, so when I switch back to the USER account from the ADMIN account, my wifi is disconnected............
This has seriously turned into a pain in the (3 letter word, last 2 being 'S'), is there a fix?! I've looked but I'm thinking I've missed something.


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23 Apr 2013   #2
MichaelTav

W7 HP x64 SP1
 
 

bump.............
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23 Apr 2013   #3
2xg
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

Hi Michael....

See if disabling the Power Management Mode of your Wi-Fi adapter would help. You might have to do this when logged on as an Admin in the same computer, log off then log on as a User.


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