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How do I turn OFF the Wi-Fi on a Mac 500MB Time Capsule backup device?

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We have a problem.  Ever since the newly rolled out 500MB Mac time capsule was turned on ... most Windows wireless stuff stopped working 100%.  We turn off the Mac time capsule, and everything works perfectly.  We turn it back on again, and wireless end points stop working.

So, I would like to know STEP-BY-STEP instructions on how to turn OFF the Wi-Fi on a 500MB Apple Time Capsule.  We have a CAT-5e cable running from it to our main router, so we do not need/use anything Wi-Fi from the time capsule.  

I tried going to the IP address of the time capsule, but that did not open up any type of web page config.  I did not know if it had a special port for web access, if you have to use some special software, and/or if you had to do this from a Mac only.

Can you tell me how I can (if possible) turn off the Wi-Fi on a time capsule using a Windows XP PC.  If this is not possible, doing it from an iMac would work as a backup.

Thanks in advance!
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On the iMac, open the Airport Utility (found in \applications\utilities). Once it finds the Time Capsule, click on the Manual setup button and select Wireless. Change the Wireless Mode to OFF.
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You may be able to accomplish the same thing by downloading and installing the Airport Utility for Windows onto your Windows PC:

http://www.apple.com/support/downloads/airportutility531forwindows.html
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