Office & Media Player accessing internet

  so3003 09:26 22 Nov 03
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Why is it that every time they start, each office program and windows media player (among others) request internet access? What are they looking for, what are they uploading / downloading?

Should I just block all access via firewall, or is there some compelling reason for me letting them access the internet?!

Scott

  toxin 11:04 22 Nov 03

Hi Scott!

Don't know about 'Office' but to stop WMP from accessing the net goto Tools>Options>Media Library> the bottom box, uncheck 'Update my library files'.

Hope this helps, Toxin.

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