Yellow exclamation mark beside Wan miniport ipx

Posted on 2011-03-11
Last Modified: 2013-12-01
Yellow exclamation mark beside Wan miniport ipx
Question by:meteorman
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edbedb earned 500 total points
ID: 35115566
If that's the only problem and you just don't like looking at it, you can just remove that protocol.

Go to the properties of your network adapter in Network Connections and remove the check mark on that protocol.
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by:Davis McCarn
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Though I'd be worried about how the heck Novell's IPX/SPX protocol got there in the first place!  If you are not logging into a Novell server, it shouldn't even be there; but, it is added by numerous malware infestations.

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ID: 35116562
It was a protocol added by malware,  I have deleted it.

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