Category: Networking

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Find out which Proxy Server I am using

One of our users asked: Is there a way to find out which proxy I am using if Internet Options are disabled by Group Policy? There are couple of ways to find out which proxy server...

networking box, duplicate name,dns,ip address,error,dhcp,ipv6 2

DHCP serves wrong IP address from an old VLAN

Here’s one of the issues which caused me a lot of headaches until we finally resolved it. We have 4 vlans, one DHCP that has configured one superscope and a scope for each vlan...

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Windows 7 mapped drive disconnected

I had issues with mapped drives on Windows 2003 server from Windows 7 workstation. Drives are still visible in windows explorer, but an icon has red X over it. Once you try to double...

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Disable automatic notification of wireless networks

If one or more routers surround you which have enabled SSID broadcasting, you might get the following message upon every login: ‘There is a new network connection available – would you like to create...