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Windows 7: Slow network connection at boot

29 Nov 2013   #31
whs
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No idea how this setting in the router came about. But it was apparently checking for some updates every time I booted the system. And that took the 4 minutes or so. During that time this sytem, which is the main host for the system, could not access the internet although the internet connection existed.


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29 Nov 2013   #32
Kaktussoft

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
No idea how this setting in the router came about. But it was apparently checking for some updates every time I booted the system [you mean your pc??]. And that took the 4 minutes or so. During that time this sytem, which is the main host for the system, could not access the internet although the internet connection existed.
See the qoute in red. Why could other devices access the internet in that 4 minutes without problems?


So your PC triggered the ROUTER to search for updates???
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29 Nov 2013   #33
whs
Microsoft MVP

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So your PC triggered the ROUTER to search for updates???
Yeah, I guess because of that router setting.
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