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Windows 7: Network Location - Set as Home, Work, or Public Network

04 Aug 2013   #10

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're most welcome.

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16 Dec 2013   #11

windows 7 32 bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Wert View Post
I had to register just to write this =) :
Actually there is a bug in windows 7 which prevent you from changing an "unidentified network" in some cases. I had this problem back in beta and RC and it's still there in the released version. Take a look here:
Windows 7 RC - I can't change my network from public to work
most helpful post IMO

Also, posting a screenshot since you didn't seem to believe us, Brink.

I was having problems with mine, as I used it to run internet connection sharing to my desktop temporarily, but a windows & avast update set me back yet again.

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16 Dec 2013   #12

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by faomu View Post
Also, posting a screenshot since you didn't seem to believe us, Brink.
Where did you get that from??? I never said or implied that.
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06 Oct 2014   #13

Windows 7 Pro 64bit

so where do you recommend me setting it at on a college campus with more than 30,000 students and we all have our own username and passphrases to log on
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06 Oct 2014   #14

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Sean,

It would be best to check with your college IT department to see what they say to use with their network.
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