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How do I rename for example X 2 with X ?

I checked the SSID and it's not X 2.... I don't know how it got renamed to X 2

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And how can I get it to auto-connect? When I click on it I don't get the nice "connect automatically" checkbox like on other connections :(

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Go into the Control Panel>Network and Internet>Network and Sharing Center>Manage Wireless Networks

Click on the one you want, hit F2 and rename it.

To answer the second part, right-click on the connection, and hit properties. You can set it to automatically connect there by checking the top box, "Connect automatically when this network is in range".

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thanks that worked. I see there that the it's set to "connect automatically" but whenever I start the PC it tries to connect to other networks... –  Alex Jul 10 '11 at 15:43
    
Right-click on it, and move it up to give it a higher priority. And maybe uncheck the connect automatically for any other networks in your list you don't want to use, or remove them if they were added inadvertently (like a neighbor's wi-fi). –  KCotreau Jul 10 '11 at 15:44

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