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Entries from July 2009

Disable Automatic Shortcut Creation for Bluetooth Devices

July 19th, 2009 · 1 Comment

I recently updated the Bluetooth software/drivers on my Thinkpad T400. The latest release seems to be more stable, but there was one annoying new “feature” I found. When ever I would connect a Bluetooth device (mouse, headset, my Palm), a shortcut to the device would be placed on my desktop and in a “Bluetooth Devices” […]

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Solve Network Problems By Resetting the Windows TCP/IP Stack

July 12th, 2009 · Comments Off on Solve Network Problems By Resetting the Windows TCP/IP Stack

There are many things that can prevent you from establishing a network connection. Often times it is an incorrect setting, sometimes it’s a bad driver. Less often, a hardware problem prevents you from connecting. What happens when you’ve checked all those things, but still can’t connect to a network? Resetting the Windows TCP/IP stack will […]

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