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Message 6331 - Posted: 11 Jul 2004, 2:12:32 UTC

Hello All,

I am just wondering what the above option within BOINC does. I have done some hunting around and haven't found anything meaningful.

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Message 6333 - Posted: 11 Jul 2004, 2:14:35 UTC
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Well I guess it means your BOINC GUI can't connect to the Internet, in other words you can't upload or download any WU's...

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Message 6623 - Posted: 11 Jul 2004, 19:53:35 UTC

That's what it does. If your on dial-up, you can prevent Boinc from trying to upload/download while your in the middle of some other Internet chore. Keep in mind that exiting Boinc or rebooting will cause the "disabled" setting to automatically switch to "enabled".

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