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Authored by: eagle_eyes on Jun 03, '02 02:06:18PM

I have a location set up in the network preferences that takes care of these very problems. All it has is every network type turned off. Very nice for solving problems



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locations all off. How?
Authored by: MtnBiker on Jun 03, '02 02:20:21PM

What are the setting for nothing connected?

Leaving things blank? I don't see any off type choices.

Thanks



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locations all off. How?
Authored by: CaptCosmic on Jun 03, '02 02:51:01PM

Go to the Network Preferences pane. Create a new Location called Networkless (or something similar). Then, Click the Show drop down box, and choose Active Network Ports. This will give you a list of all of the Active Ports on the system. Simply uncheck all of the boxes in the list, and click apply. You now have a Location with no network.

It's great for those times when you don't have a wireless connection and don't want the airport draining the battery looking for one.

-> Capt Cosmic <-



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Re: locations all off. How?
Authored by: sjk on Jun 03, '02 06:12:56PM

First time I tried this I was only able to uncheck Internal Modem; couldn't even select (i.e. highlight) any of the other active ports. I deleted/recreated the "No Network" entry, then couldn't uncheck or select *any* of the active ports. Toggling the changes lock didn't help. Weird.



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