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Avoid the spinning 'wait' cursor after location switch
Authored by: shoobe01 on Mar 20, '07 10:56:10AM

The network does in fact time out. I know because I have this happen sometimes and cannot loose the file I am working on (yes, sometimes the last 10 minutes of work is that important). Its about 10 minutes. Which is INSANELY LONG.

I run into this with poor connections, not just when I am too dumb to eject the share before I go home. Here, the corporate WiFi sometimes "becomes compromized and is shut down...", or just crashes, which leaves me high and dry.

I would really love a hint that gets to the timeout value and makes it like... 20 seconds. Unfortunately, I am not good that deep in the guts. Last time I played around there I badly broke the wifi socket and it took some doing to reload it.



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