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How to remove wireless network

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  • I think I accidentally set up two wireless networks after moving into a new home. One shows as a guest line and is unsecure and I'd like to remove it so no one has access to it.  I also wonder if it could be slowing down my connection speed? 
    Saturday, March 31, 2012 12:22 AM

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  • Hi,

    Please refer the following Steps to remove the additional wireless network and it will not affect the connection speed.

    1. Right-click the network icon on the taskbar, and select “Open Networking and Sharing Center”


    2. Once open, click 'Manage Wireless Networks' in the left hand panel

    3. Left-click the wireless network you wish to remove, then click 'Remove' from the panel above


    4. Confirm deletion by clicking 'Yes' on the confirmation box

    Regarding the connection speed, here is a link for your reference:

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Why-is-my-Internet-connection-so-slow?SignedIn=1

    Note: the article is based on the Vista system but can also apply to Windows 7

    Hope it helps.

    Monday, April 02, 2012 7:22 AM
    Moderator

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  • You could alway disable the wireless feature from the router

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    Saturday, March 31, 2012 12:31 AM
    Answerer
  • Hi,

    Please refer the following Steps to remove the additional wireless network and it will not affect the connection speed.

    1. Right-click the network icon on the taskbar, and select “Open Networking and Sharing Center”


    2. Once open, click 'Manage Wireless Networks' in the left hand panel

    3. Left-click the wireless network you wish to remove, then click 'Remove' from the panel above


    4. Confirm deletion by clicking 'Yes' on the confirmation box

    Regarding the connection speed, here is a link for your reference:

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Why-is-my-Internet-connection-so-slow?SignedIn=1

    Note: the article is based on the Vista system but can also apply to Windows 7

    Hope it helps.

    Monday, April 02, 2012 7:22 AM
    Moderator