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Creating hosted network with netsh when having to select the adapter

I'm on Win7. I usually create a hosted network by creating then executing a process that runs netsh wlan hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=MYSSID key=MYPASSWORD keyusage=temporary. So far, no problem. ...
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WIndows Hosted Network

I have created a hosted network in my windows7 system. The netsh wlan show hostednetwork command gives the output Hosted network settings ----------------------- Mode : Allowed ...
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Inbound Firewall Rule Not Allowing Traffic When Program Specified

I am trying to establish a firewall rule that allows incoming traffic to my application. However, the rule does not appear to be allowing the traffic as desired. I am using netsh to establish the ...
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Switching between networks with a laptop

I currently switch between three different networks using my laptop. One at home, my office in Sydney and my office in Hong Kong. All three require different network settings and configurations. I am ...
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WSAStartup() failed, or you have the incorrect version of Winsock installed

I tried Googling around for an answer for this problem but I couldn't find one. So I'm posting here for help. When I try to open uTorrent, I get this error: WSAStartup() failed, or you have the ...
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Change the channel of a Windows 7 wifi hosted network

I'm having performance problems with my phone connecting to a Windows 7 wifi hosted network. My phone can connect to the network and somewhat browse the web but the connection is sluggish - the ...
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netsh suddenly stopped working - now cannot load IFMON.DLL

The following commands recently stopped working on my system netsh interface ip add dns name="Wireless Network Connection" addr=8.8.4.4 index=1 netsh interface ip add dns name="Wireless Network ...
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Using runas to run netsh as administrator

I'm trying to do some debugging for a vendor on a Windows 7 machine. I need to run netsh to set a parameter. I've tried to run it from a cygwin/shell window but get a "Run as administrator" failure. ...
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Why does Windows 7 override IPv6 interface flags?

I'm setting up a basic IPv6 network and when I was configuring one client I observed that after some time the OS enables "managed address configuration" and "other stateful configuration" when "router ...
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self-signed SSL certificate error: certificate has invalid digital signature

I have a c# program and part of it creates a self-signed certificate. The problem is when i try to import the certificate in MMC it says "This certificate has an invalid digital signature." And when ...
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netsh hostednetwork issue

I try to get the Virtual Wifi Adepter working on Win 7 Professional. I want to share the wifi connection (I think it does work with cable connection) and I'm pretty sure that the network card should ...
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1answer
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Strange behavior when trying to use laptop as a access point

I have a windows7 installed laptop connected to a wired internet connection. I want my Android phone to access internet via laptop using wifi. I installed Connectify, but when I click Start Hotspot ...
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How to redirect one IP to another IP using netsh (or similar windows software)?

I have gone and: forgot the password to my remote windows server (with weeks worth of work backed up on it) changed the IP address of the remote windows server Now the only way possible that I can ...
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How can I add an active arp entry on Win 7

I can't see to find a way to add an active/dynamic arp entry. This all started with old Win32 exe that calls the SetIpNetEntry API to create a dynamic/active arp entry as part of a process to setup ...
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Local area connection fails to start when enabled

I am trying to run a script that disconnects and reconnects to the internet. In cmd.exe I am using the lines netsh interface set interface "Local Area Connection" disabled netsh interface set ...
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How can I start hostednetwork on Windows 7?

When I type in admin console command to start hostednetwork netsh wlan start hostednetwork it gives me this: The hosted network couldn't be started. The group or resource is not in the correct state ...
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1answer
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Connecting to Wireless Network via Command Prompt in Windows 7

When I click on the network and press 'Connect', nothing happens, and I am down to doing this at the coding level now. I've tried: netsh wlan connect name=MOTOROLA-9156F ssid=MOTOROLA-9156F ...
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Can I set “Treat all wireless networks as public” before i even connect to one

When connecting to a Wireless network in a fresh Windows 7 installation you are treated to the following: Is there a way to tell Windows not to ever display this notification and treat all networks ...
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How to track down a Windows 7 networking problem

In my attempts to make a remote controlling a Windows 7 x64 machine perform better, it appears that I made things MUCH worse. Problem is, I undid all the changes I had made and the computer still ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to create a VPN setting on the command line?

I would like to perform the equivalent to the following steps but from the command line: Control Panel / Network and Sharing Center / Set up a new connection or network Wizard starts -> Connect to ...
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1answer
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network will not work properly after having run TCP optimizer, but safe mode settings work perfectly. how to restore?

I was experiencing some issues with my connection while playing online and I tried to optimize it by running TCP optimizer on my PC (Windows 7 64bit professional). I thought maybe the situation could ...
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2answers
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Multiple connections to the same Wireless Network in Windows 7

my university just limited bandwidth to 512 kbps (that's 64 kB/s!) for each connection. I was thinking to make multiple connection to the same wireless network (called "internet"), is this possible ...
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netsh wlan add profile not importing encrypted passphrase

I exported a wireless network connection profile from a Windows 7 machine correctly connected to a WiFi network with a WPA-TKIP passphrase. The exported xml file shows the correct settings and a ...
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How to connect a Bluetooth network connection using the command line

I can enable a Local Area Network interface for my machine with the command netsh interface set interface "Local Area Connection" ENABLED Is there an equivalent command to connect a bluetooth ...