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I thought I was pretty good at 'debugging' network issues, but this one had/has me baffled.
I seem to have a (wired) device (not sure which yet) that is causing my access point/router to disconnect from the broadband modem. This has been a problem that has gotten progressively worse over the last two weeks. Last week I bought a new access point thinking that the old one was malfunctioning...no luck. This morning, I had my broadband provider tech here to replace the modem. It worked fine...for 5 minutes, then down again. It was then that I pulled the cable (from the access point) that connects to one of those powerline adapters. This adapter connects to similar units in my office and my wife's office. After removing that cable, the access point quickly reconnected to the internet. To prove the point, I re-inserted said cable and waited for 30 minutes until the router lost contact, then removed the cable again...and again the router quickly regained it's internet connection.
I never considered that a device on the client side of a router could cause the router to stop communicating with the modem.
The wife is going to have a fit when she sees the 30' cat6 cable snaking through the living room to my office! As time allows, I'll try to narrow down which adapter/device is creating havoc. It only costs me a service call to find in fact that it was something on my end.
There is an option to only show 1 line per contact, instead of 2.
Yes, I've done that. It's still too big. I often have to scroll the list of just 20 people to select someone. That's annoying.
Single-click opens the menu options
That should be a context click. A single click should restore the window. Many IMs work that way.
When we first started using it I had to turn that on per contact.
Yes, I've done that manually for each contact. I hope it sticks. And yes, it is a group policy that I don't have privs to change. There's a Powershell cmdlet that will let you alter that, but it fails for me.
This does not happen to me when I set to Away, but does when I am set to Be Right Back.