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Windows 7: Services, Protocols and clients

07 May 2011   #1
devnulllore

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 
Services, Protocols and clients

On a new Widows 7 x64 Ultimate install, which is just a stand alone system. What Services, Protocols and clients do I actualy NEED.



Thanks,

dev


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07 May 2011   #2
fafhrd

Win 7 Ult + Starter, XP Pro +Home, 2kAS, Linux Mint 8, SuperOS
 
 

If you require internet, at least:

Client for Microsoft Windows
Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)

and nothing else is necessary.

Before doing anything do the test here:

IPv6 test - IPv6/4 connectivity and speed test

and here:

Test your IPv6.

to check whether your ISP has IPv6 capable connections.

Beyond that, a standalone PC running Windows 7 is supposed to be designed to be running IPv6 and the supported link layers and tunnelling protocols - but they seem to be extra bits that can go wrong, and often are not fully working anyway.

If not networking, file and printer sharing is not needed.

https://www.sevenforums.com is IPv6 enabled http://www.microsoft.com is not!
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