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Windows 7: network connections shown in systray

02 Mar 2015   #1
robert808

windows 7 home premium 64 bit SP1
 
 
network connections shown in systray

What are all of the listings shown when I click the network icon in my systray?
There are about 10. Mostly 2wire with a number. Are these nearby routers in my condo?




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02 Mar 2015   #2
DMHolt57

 
 

Yes, these are the networks in range of your adapter...
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02 Mar 2015   #3
robert808

windows 7 home premium 64 bit SP1
 
 

I should have asked if these show up because they are unsecured or would only be available with a password.
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02 Mar 2015   #4
DMHolt57

 
 

These are all secure networks, an open network would have a yellow icon on it.
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02 Mar 2015   #5
robert808

windows 7 home premium 64 bit SP1
 
 

Many thanks for your help.
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