How do I uninstall the Client Services for Netware component?

A. Many readers have inquired about uninstalling the Client Services for Netware component, particularly to enable Windows XP's fast user-switching capability. Follow these steps to remove the Client Services for Netware component:

  1. Open Network Connections (Start, Settings, Control Panel, Network Connections).
  2. Right-click your connection (e.g., Local Area Connection) and select Properties.
  3. Under "This connection uses the following items:" select "Client Services for Netware" and click Uninstall.
  4. Click Yes to the displayed dialog box and reboot.

Functionality that was previously unavailable (e.g., fast user switching) will now be possible.

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