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Windows 7: red x over my network icon even though network is connected and workin

21 Aug 2019   #11

windows 7 pro x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by torchwood View Post

IF the Bluetooth/wifi is active and DESIGNATED as the primary connection then that X will allways appear on the Ethernet connection - you CANNOT have both running at the same time.
note have you got an iphone/headset/xbox type controller sync active.

You can also reset the notification option for the Ethernet to not show

how do i fix all the things that u mentioned?

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