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That is so hilarious. Honestly an absolute creative leap to think of using your SSID to broadcast a message you want others to receive. Really great. This is the kind of creative genius we need everywhere.
All my surrounding SSIDs are really boring, except Joburg_freeWifi, because it's free. It's slow and limited to 300MB per day, but when my ADSL has a moment, it's good enough to check mail or test the line.
Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law. - Liber AL vel Legis 1:40, Aleister Crowley
I don't think that it's become any harder to figure out; it's just that it seems that ms' mission, since Lil' Bill left, is to obfuscate everything.
Their mission statement appears to be:
0. We shall move commands/controls/etc. around, every five minutes, so that no-one can find anything, even if they google*
1. We shall introduce UI elements that are so obnoxious and obfuscating that users will want to scream at them to let them just get to the god-damned checkbox that was in a really logical place, the last time they needed it.
* For example, if you want to add or hide system tray icons, where do you go?
Well, it depends on which (minor) version of winio you are using, but if you go through enough search results, you'll find a solution that matches your precise version number of winio, and will send you along the correct (lengthy) path to the window you need.
On weven, it's an option when you click the Up arrow on the system tray.
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I used it a couple of times to commune with my kids however the wife loathes using the video, the son has a low bandwidth connection so the video is grainy and the audio cuts out, it no longer starts with windows
Never underestimate the power of human stupidity