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Forgotten WIFI connection

  1. #11


    United States
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    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit


    Well, unless you have a restore point or backup/image before you forgot the network I'm running out of ideas. Perhaps a repair install.

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  2. #12


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    Win8.1


    Do you think copying the wifi profile from a known working machine would work?
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  3. #13


    United States
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    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit


    You could try I suppose. There are tools like this: WiFi Profile Manager Download - Softpedia
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  4. #14


    Central IL
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    Linux Mint 17.2


    Unless you are at the physical location that WiFi Access Point is. You cannot manually re-add it.
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  5. #15


    United States
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    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit


    Quote Originally Posted by broe23 View Post
    Unless you are at the physical location that WiFi Access Point is. You cannot manually re-add it.
    I was assuming that, we know what that means.
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