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    Thank you. My UAC settings are on "Always Notify." I will try that in a moment.

    EDIT: That did it! Thanks again!

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  2. #12

    Posts : 79
    Windows 8

    Looks there is also no longer an easy ability to forget this network option as well. They would've been an easy way to disconnect and then pick whether to allow sharing on re-connect. Now it seems you will have to delete networks via netsh and/or registry xml files
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  3. #13

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    64-bit Windows 10

    You're most welcome AmpedPotato.

    I'm looking into it to see what options other than Option Two below may be available. I'm having to update all the network tutorials now.

    Wireless Network Profile - Delete in Windows 8
    Last edited by Brink; 22 Oct 2013 at 14:43. Reason: addition
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