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Ensure drive is mapped at login on laptop with strictly wireless

So, $software runs on a 'server' (windows client w/ file sharing to share out the db folder), and laptop client has the drive mapped and $software also installed. This is the vendor's recommended ...
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1answer
140 views

Practical Limits of Configuring WLAN SSIDs via Group Policy on Windows 7

Is there a practical limit to the number of SSIDs that can be configured on a single WLAN profile via Group Policy on Windows 7? I am thinking about hundreds of SSIDs in a single WLAN profile. ...
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0answers
55 views

Connecting to Aerohive APs from Laptops running Win. 7 using authentication from a Windows 2008 domain server

I have deployed a wireless network using Aerohive access points. 2 of them are set up as radius servers. I want my users to be able to use the same user name and password they use when they log onto ...
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2answers
326 views

Windows clients not accepting incoming connections on WiFi

I am having a few issues with clients in remote sites and have narrowed it down to TCP connections not being accepted by/not reaching the WiFi adapter. Outgoing connections are fine, and over Ethernet ...
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1answer
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Keeping WiFi connection after logout from Window 7 session

I have a bunch of Windows 7 laptops connected to WiFi (WPA2 PSK). When the user log-in, the connection is automatically created (the connection profile is saved). But when the user logs out, the ...
2
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3answers
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How can I enable domain authentication over wireless in Windows 7/2k8?

I've got several domain-member laptops which commonly roam to places where there aren't any network ports available. Occasionally, during these times, the laptop may be used by someone who has not ...
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1answer
492 views

Domain authentication over OPEN wireless pre-logon (Windows 7 Pro) - No logon servers avail

I have a plethora of laptops that are joined to an AD domain. I have an enterprise wireless system setup, the users of these laptops will be using an OPEN unsecured SSID which will ultimately have a ...
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3answers
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How can I allow a non administrator account to enable/disable/configure wireless network settings?

I have a user in our domain on a Dell laptop using windows 7 professional. Occasionally, she needs to switch from wired to wireless, but currently the system denies her this privledge without an ...
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2answers
327 views

Windows 7 network fallback from LAN to WiFi

Is it possible to make Windows 7 connect to an available WiFi network automatically only if LAN is disconnected? The only option I see right now is that Windows connects using both LAN and WiFi. This ...
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3answers
94 views

Use network cable connection over wireless [closed]

I have a laptop which is always connected to the wireless network in our office. At my desk i also have a network cable which, of course, gives me a much better network speed. The problem is that ...
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1answer
309 views

How to prevent multi-homed clients from overwriting their own DNS entries

Most of the computers on our network are laptops, so they have two adapters: wired and wireless. When a laptop is connected to both wired and wireless networks, it registers both IP addresses in DNS. ...
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Windows 7 appears to select inconsistent anchor during wireless connection

We have a wireless authentication server (Windows 2003 SP2 with IAS). It is configured with a DigiCert certificate. The certificate chain looks like this: Entrust.net Secure Server Certification ...
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3answers
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Windows 7 Laptops “unable to find logon server”

In the school I work in we have a large number (500+) of Windows 7 laptops on a Meru Wireless system and Server 2008 R2 Servers. We have an appalingly large failure rate where a student or staff ...
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2answers
594 views

Disable internet access for a single computer

In our network, we are connected to the outside world with an ADSL modem. A (wireless) router is connected to this ADSL modem, which provides wireless access to 3 laptops, and a USB connection to a ...
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Why my laptop sends ARP request to itself?

I have just started to learn about protocols. While studying the packets in wireshark, I came across a ARP request sent by my machine to my own IP. Here is the details of the packet : No. Time ...
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2answers
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How can I enable WPA2 on Windows 7 when sharing an ethernet connection over wireless?

I have shared my ethernet connection over wireless in Windows 7 using the method outlined in the accepted answer here: Windows 7 - wireless connection sharing. My wireless card is a TP-Link ...
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2answers
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Windows 7 Enterprise Edition Failing to Get DHCP address

All my Windows 7 Enterprise Edition 64bit laptops have now failed to get an IP address from DHCP via either a wired or wireless connection. The majority of these machines are Dell Latitude 1545 but ...
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1answer
334 views

Can I change the security type of a wifi net via registry or group pol?

I have some Windows 7 machines that are configured to connect to the wireless network here as WPA-Enterprise/TKIP. In order to have them work with 802.11n, we need to move them across to ...
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1answer
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Diagnostic policy service is not running on windows 7

I have rebuilt my machine 3 times (Windows 7) and upon next boot the network will not connect. (Wirelessly or Wired) If I right click to troubleshoot, I receive the error Diagnostic policy service is ...
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2answers
802 views

Whats is the fastest way to remotely restart (redial) the router?

I have a Belkin F5D7234-4 Wireless G router. The router is connected to DSL modem. I wanted to know if there is anyway to remotely restart or redial the router. Since my ISP provides dynamic IP I need ...
4
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3answers
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Is it possible to logon to a domain via wireless in windows 7?

We have 200 odd wireless-only laptops that I want to put on a domain. The wireless authentication is user based, so establishing a wireless connection before the logon is not possible i.e. machine ...
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5answers
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Solution to wirelessly project tablet desktop?

I’m trying to find a device that would allow a windows 7 client to wirelessly connect and display their screen to a projector while still connected to the wireless network. The idea is to allow a ...
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2answers
411 views

Lan on Wifi, internet on 3g Windows 7

I'm using Windows 7 and I'm currently without DSL because we've just moved. I'm using my iphone tethered as a 3G modem but whenever I turn on the wifi I'm unable to browse the internet. How do I ...
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2answers
2k views

Unable to specify alterntive credentials using 802.1x wireless connections on Windows 7

Using Windows 7 I am unable to connect to the wireless network using 802.1x settings. I have configured it exactly as in Vista using certificates and checking the use alternative credentials check box ...
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2answers
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Windows 7 - wireless connection sharing

I am trying to share my mobile broadband Internet connection with other machines via Wi-Fi and am running Windows 7. Users are able to connect to my machine, but they are not able to obtain an ...