Fwd: WLAN is breaking down if I use VNC
bigfrog902 "at" gmx.de
Fri Dec 5 11:27:01 2003
problem solved, deinstalled the Microsoft BUG
I'm running D-Link DWL-G520 PCI and Netgear WG-511 Pcmcia Adapters,
so you think I have to deinstall this update from Microsoft?
> Hi BigFrog,
> I'm running a WaveLAN at home, as it happens, and my connectivity to it
> got broken by updating to the drivers that Microsoft recommended through
> Windows Update. The hardware vendor said it was because Microsoft's
> driver couldn't be used with non-U.S. versions of their card...
> Which make of wireless card are you using?
> Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
> > I use VNC 3.3.7 with my WLAN and WinXP Pro on all my PC's. It
> > was running
> > very well and I didn't have problems with it. Then I reinstalled WinXP
> > (complete new, with fresh formatted disks...) on my Laptop,
> > which I normaly use to
> > remote the other PC's. The WLAN network is running very well
> > again, but VNC
> > not. I can connect to each other PC with VNC, but after the
> > first (almost) or a
> > few actions on a remotted PC the network is breaking down,
> > this means the
> > WLAN Adapters cannot reach their neighbours anymore (no
> > network available). Now
> > I deactivate - activate each adapter on every PC and the
> > network is running
> > again (if not I haveto do a restart on some PC).
> > The only change (that I can remember) to the prior well
> > running system is,
> > that I installed the Microsoft WLAN-Rollup Patch:
> > filename: WindowsXP-KB826942-x86-DEU.exe
> > downloadsize: 1069 KB
> > public since: 31.10.2003
> > version: 826942