Multiple network connection profiles possible?


I use my XP laptop to connect to my work's wireless network, but I also have a wireless network at home.

When I switch from one network to the other I have to change various options (like ip, gateway, dns etc) in the wireless network properties. Is there an easy way of setting up and easily changing between the two configurations?

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si_jConnect With a Mentor Commented:
DHCP is the way to go. Sometimes this isn't possible/practical

If so, try This:

I use this to change IP for checking remote access accounts via an external LAN which does not have DHCP for security reasons. This works on 2k/xp .
bbaoIT ConsultantCommented:
use DHCP for both wireless networks, change the lease duration to less than 1 day.
youngpipAuthor Commented:
hi bbao. already tried that but due to differing network configurations I need to be able to specify various details (in particular dns details for net access).
bbaoIT ConsultantCommented:
DHCP options support various details, such as DNS server addresses.
youngpipAuthor Commented:
That's perfect si_j - just what I was looking for thanks!
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