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  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8

    Depending on the connection...

    hi y'all

    i was wondering, if Windows 8 can, of if i, as the user, allow the constant flow of data from and to the internet (for example from the Live Feeds) to be only active when i am connected to a broadband connection, or even to pick which connections i allow the computer to access the internet in an indiscriminate way.

    i ask this for obvious reasons.

    maybe windows 8 already does this on every internet enabled feature (like with it's windows updates - it won't update if it detects a mobile internet connection), but i want to get down to the manual configurations if i can.


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  2. #2

    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
    Posts : 3,908
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7

    Maybe this will do it? Flip it "on" and see what happens.

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