Cannot see my network after SP2

Discussion in 'Wireless Networking' started by Guest, Jan 8, 2005.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    I recently installed SP2 on my desktop and laptop. Although the apps seem to
    be working fine, I can no longer connect my laptop to tmy home network. In
    fact, I can not even see my network on the list of networks. I can see my
    neighbour's network so I know the wireless part is connected.

    I have a MS Broadband base on the desktop and the MS 520 adapter on the
    Guest, Jan 8, 2005
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    Ken Wright Guest

    Are you broadcasting your SSID from your Access Point?
    Ken Wright, Jan 9, 2005
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    Malke Guest

    Service Pack 2 automatically enables the Window Firewall. If you are not
    using a third-party firewall, go to the Windows Firewall applet in
    Control Panel and make sure File & Printer Sharing is enabled on the
    Exceptions tab. If you are using a third-party firewall (and it was
    properly configured for file and printer sharing), go to the Windows
    Firewall applet and disable the WF. See if that helps.

    Malke, Jan 9, 2005
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