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I have asked this question before of a Telecom staff member, but nobody seems to know the answer:

-  When my MF636 connects to the Telecom XT network, a dialog box always pops up that asks me to select my Network Location:  Home, Work or Public.

-  Each and every time I connect, Vista is making a new connection, so I always get asked this question.  I am up to TelecomData 150 now, after starting at 1.

-  The ZTE software T.03 never used to do this on XP, only on Vista (Business version in my case).

-  Did anybody find a way to avoid this?

It's not a big deal, but 2 extra mouse movements and clicks I have to do every time I connect, which is a lot lately due to the problem of my connection going to sleep (refer to the earlier thread for details).  It would be really nice if there was a way to tell Vista to use the same setting (probably Home in my case) once and for all.

Any suggestions will be gratefully received.

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  #273055 14-Nov-2009 18:01
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Hi Grant

I have also tried this on my E71, it seems to be the way Vista handles the connection. I believe it would happen on CDMA devices also.

Try this if you want;

Right Click the network icon in the system tray
Click Turn off/on notification of new networks

http://bink.nu/news/disable-the-set-network-location-dialog-in-windows-vista.aspx

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nzbnw: Hi Grant

Try this if you want;

Right Click the network icon in the system tray
Click Turn off/on notification of new networks

http://bink.nu/news/disable-the-set-network-location-dialog-in-windows-vista.aspx


Yes, that fixed it!

Thank you very much Sir!

 
 
 
 


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  #273071 14-Nov-2009 18:56
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Another option is to check the box that says "use this setting as default for all connections"...




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