Usability Improvements

Improving the usability of Windows Vista helps both end users and administrators. End users benefit because they can get more done in less time, and administrators benefit because end users make fewer support calls.

The sections that follow describe important networking usability improvements, including the new Network And Sharing Center, Network Explorer, the Network Map, and the Set Up A Connection Or Network Wizard. Understanding these features will help you to use them effectively and guide end users through many common network configuration and troubleshooting tasks.

Network And Sharing Center

Windows Vista’s Network And Sharing Center, shown in Figure 26-1, provides a clear view of available wireless networks, a Network ...

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