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temporarily disable any wireless network

Discussion in 'Networking' started by puter hater, Jan 19, 2008.

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  1. puter hater

    puter hater Thread Starter

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    I am building a wireless bridge. I am using this tutorial to do it
    Building a Wireless Bridge I need to grab a laptop computer, temporarily disable any wireless network it has, and connect it via Ethernet cable to one of the LAN ports on the secondary router."
    My laptop connect to the internet 2 ways either from my wireless router (netgear)or I have verizon wireless. I need to temp disable any wireless network.
     
  2. leroys1000

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    If you are using windows XP,go to start/control panel/network connections.
    Right click the network connection and click disable.
    Do the same to reenable it,clicking enable.
     
  3. puter hater

    puter hater Thread Starter

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    Great I will give it a try. Thanks for the fast responce.
     
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