Control which network connection Windows uses

Hello - is there a way to force Windows to automatically connect to a specific network connection - or the FASTER connection - over another available connection?  I'm haviong trouble with some laptops on the network taking very slow backups because they are selecting the slower WIFI connections that are available, in spite of the LAN connections that are available.  I have tried adjust the NIC order, but it doesn't work - Windows chooses the WIFI every time, unless the user physically disables the wireless NIC, which isn't reliable.

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Damian_GardnerAsked:
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epichero22Connect With a Mentor Commented:
Yes, you have to prioritize the network card in "Adapters and Bindings":

Click Start -> Control Panel
Network and Sharing Center
Change Adapter Settings
Press the "Alt" key, and this should enable a menu at the top of the window...go to "Advanced" and then "Advanced Settings."  
In the "Connections" box, you can move whatever connection you want to have priority to the top.
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Damian_GardnerAuthor Commented:
ok. I think I tried that, but let me double-check.  thanks
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Damian_GardnerAuthor Commented:
wow - my apologies. didn't realize I left this open.  your suggestions worked.  thank you
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