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How do I connect to an SSID other thaan the one I am currently connected to?

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I used Mozilla to connect to a SSID, I do not remember how I did this, but now need to change to a new SSID. How do I do this? Or how do I just let Windows XP handle this without using Mozilla? If I uninstall Mozilla using Control Panel, will Windows be able to operate as it always does?

I used Mozilla to connect to a SSID, I do not remember how I did this, but now need to change to a new SSID. How do I do this? Or how do I just let Windows XP handle this without using Mozilla? If I uninstall Mozilla using Control Panel, will Windows be able to operate as it always does?

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hello Paul52339, the connection to a wifi hotspot is handled entirely by your operating system - your browser is not involved in that: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929563

please also update firefox to the latest version as soon as possible - you are using an outdated version affected by numerous known security vulnerabilities which will put the integrity of your system and your personal data at risk!

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hello Paul52339, the connection to a wifi hotspot is handled entirely by your operating system - your browser is not involved in that: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929563

please also update firefox to the latest version as soon as possible - you are using an outdated version affected by numerous known security vulnerabilities which will put the integrity of your system and your personal data at risk!

hello Paul52339, the connection to a wifi hotspot is handled entirely by your operating system - your browser is not involved in that: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929563 please also [https://www.mozilla.org/firefox/update/ update firefox to the latest version] as soon as possible - you are using an outdated version [https://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefox.html affected by numerous known security vulnerabilities] which will put the integrity of your system and your personal data at risk!