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No change. 5) I ran CCleaner [http://www.piriform.com/] - both the general cleaner & the registry cleaner [making a backup first] & rebooted. Put the cd in your dell computer and install the drivers from the cd. He said my laptop was reporting multiple errors. After reading this article I am going to try winsock xp fix as suggested. Source

If there is a (+) in front of the icon click the (+) to expand the list of available na. LAN is set on automatic. Only common factor is it seems a result of this malware hijacker program. The problem occured after a piece of crap Spy/Malware program got onto the computer called "AntivirusPro" many probably heard of this and it's variations before. why not find out more

Windows Xp Will Not Connect To Internet

You may want to statically assign the ip address, gateway, and DNS settings. Ive tried resetting my modem, many times, and router (xbox live). I am clueless as to why my comp cant recongnize the internet connection. browserproblems connectionproblem firefox internet-explorer mozilla software This article has been dead for over six months.

AT&T doesn't even have an office in my city--and I live in a large metropolitan city! Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, This is what worked for me- Download Norton Removal Tool and run it then reboot It's kind of funny that this worked because my sister told me she had never installed Windows Xp Not Connecting To Internet Ethernet If he just turned on the computer and tried to get on the internet it will say internet explorer can not connect to server.

Any ideas? Successfully pinged websites. tahnks god I found your solution "Click start menu >RUN, type netsh winsock reset and then click ok Command prompt flashes,restart your computer." i wonder why the hell they do not my response And thanks..

Regards Howard Mar 18, 2007 #8 Gititgirl TS Rookie Topic Starter HEre is a linkto my comps model drivers http://support.dell.com/support/dow...M_PNT_P4_CEL_2400&os=WW1&osl=EN&catid=&impid= I have no idea what driver to dl! Connecting Windows Xp To Internet Via Ethernet It's just that once website I have a lot of other things I do that connect to facebook to log in those sites work but i cannot log in to those Another reminder to check the simple things first. But luckily I was able to solve the problem by renaming the computer and then removed the wireless network adapter from the device manager.

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Thanks in advance... https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/194047/cant-connect-to-the-internet-using-windows-xp/ Resetting the TCP/IP did nothing, although I knew I was connecting because I could view other PCs on the network and could ping yahoo.com. Windows Xp Will Not Connect To Internet So, anyone have a suggestion as to why seemingly identical cables would work on one computer and not another? 0 AlphaBetaDelta 6 Years Ago Update: OK - it wasn't the cable. Windows Xp Connected But No Internet Its ok..

I checked everything, and it says I'm ready to go, but, for some strange reason, the computer dosent have Internet Explorer, Mozillo Fire Fox, or anyhting of the sort! Have the same issuebut come to a different solution e.g "Uninstalled nortons" that doesn't apply.Only common factor is it seems a result of this malware hijacker program. Its def something I havent tried yet. Report dusty.techstudentMCP,NET+- Aug 16, 2008 at 11:05 PM device drivers are known to go bad. Windows Xp Can't Connect To Internet Ethernet

You should select a restore point date on when your browsers worked fine then your PC shall do the rest. You would have to find the drivers for your na to reload it to fix this problem. If my sound card was working properly, it would have been filed away under the Sound category; instead it is showing under "Other Devices." If your network card is having issues Back to top #5 caghan caghan Members 47 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:41 PM Posted 10 January 2009 - 07:46 PM disable your firewall temporarily and see if that works.

Did you try to go tot he manufacturers website and download the drivers for the desktop wireless card? Connecting To The Internet Windows Xp Wireless Your computer comes with onboard graphics and the chipset drivers should have the correct driver to make your graphics work correctly. You would have a problem if 1.

The Device Manager window will open listing all the devices for you machine.

All of the lights on the modem are on and green. Then visit the manufacturer's web site and download the driver files for free, usually under the "Support" section of the site. Because a neighbor had similar problems and the IT guys said it was the physical connection, we assumed as much for ours. Windows Xp Cannot Connect To Internet Using Http Https Or Ftp I have tried to connnect just straight through modem with no router..

there is not one present or 2. I went to the last known good configuration in Windows 7 and that didn't resolve the problem--only made it so I couldn't even open Firefox at all. if nothing works, try restarting the system if the modem shows 'Excellent signal', then -modem is working; net connection is working if network drivers are also properly installed then it could Fix For Windows 7 and Vista WinsockXPfix unfortunately only works in Windows XP.

It could have gotten corrupted. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now My laptop and ipod also connect wireless with no problems. I took the office cable [the white used one] & Compaq laptop back to the bedroom, plugged in, and it worked.

TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. yhen restart the system and try to connect the internet. Type the following commands without the quotes: "Netsh winsock reset" Vista will then want to be rebooted. However, there is a native solution for Winsock corruption in Windows 7 and Vista.

Both reflect "Excellent" strength in connections, however when I click on internet explorer....it states that I can't get on. Click the Preferences button. You were hoping to fix your wired computer to make it work better and now you have no Internet at all. Thanks!

Type "netsh winsock reset" at the Command Prompt and press enter. I did not want Windows Vista. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Here is the run down..

Not really hearing good things about this old (ipfw.exe) file and after searching "my computer" realizing that the actual file didn't exist on the broken computer or on any of the Other things that could work-1.) If you're having a problem with connecting to the internet all together then I really doubt it's your browsers fault so check for updates for the tnx! Report jessan5- Apr 17, 2009 at 03:57 PM have u tried to access on safe mode?

Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? My guess is that they must use some other type of protocol to connect.