Re: How to prevent from automatically connecting to "default" wireless network and only with specified ones?
"AI" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Oh, I don't think I've tried that yet. Great, thanks for your reply!
> On Sat, 20 Feb 2010 17:29:12 -0500, "Bob" <email@example.com> wrote:
>>Right click the network(s) you don't want>>select Properties>>Connection
>>tab>>Uncheck Connect when this network is in range.
>>"AI" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>> I'm running Vista Home edition on my laptop and when I use my laptop
>>> at home, it keeps on connecting to an unsecured default wireless
>>> network, instead of connecting to my home network, which is named and
>>> is secured. I guess one of my neighbours decided to just run their
>>> wireless network like that.
>>> How can I prevent my laptop from connecting to other networks other
>>> than the ones I specify? I've looked in the settings and options in
>>> the wireless connection management utility in Vista and couldn't find
>>> a way to do that. Perhaps i didn't look hard enough, but would
>>> appreciate it if someone could provide a solution to this issue.
>>> Thank you very much for your time and courtesy.