Wireless BB - Should I disconnect?

  Whaty 22:56 14 Nov 2006
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Possibly a daft question but...

I've just moved to wireless BB through a BT home hub (as advertised on TV). When not using the internet is it good practice to disconnect via the hub, the BT wireless connection manager, the wi-fi switch on the computer or, do I just leave it connected?

BTW I always turn my PC off when I've finished with it for the day...

Thanks,
Terry

  Tim1964 23:23 14 Nov 2006

As long as the SSID broadcast is set to 'off' and you have encrytion set up I'd leave the hub on.

  lester1 00:35 15 Nov 2006

You should leave your router switched on if you don't then will have reconfigure.The homehub automatically searches for firmware upgrades, switching it off will corrupt the hub settings if an update is being downloaded.

  Whaty 11:43 15 Nov 2006

Thanks... Sorry I've not replied sooner.

Terry

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