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Windows 7: Error Saving Wireless Profile (Windows 7)

2 Weeks Ago   #1
silhouettesmile

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Error Saving Wireless Profile (Windows 7)

This issue has been occurring recently. When I go to Internet Connections > Properties > Connection, select "Connect to a more preferred network if available" and click [OK], it comes up with: Error Saving Wireless Profile. Specific error: Access is denied.

I've followed the advice on Malware Tips to remove any malware, viruses etc.

Is it maybe a setting which has changed my administrative permissions? If so, I've tried logging in on my other Administration user account and try it out but the same message keeps popping up.

I hope someone can help!


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2 Weeks Ago   #2
silhouettesmile

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Specific error looks like:


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2 Weeks Ago   #3
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

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Go to Control Panel\Network and Internet\Manage Wireless Networks
Click Add - Manually create a network profile
Fill in and save
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