When I go to Windows restore I see the last restore point is yesterday and it says it installed a critical update that is how I know that's what it installed. What I would suggest is that, you may reset the HOSTS file, go through links provided by Alex, download and install addons like adblockplus, noscript, ghostery in your chrome/firefox (some are alright the problem im having is "internet explorer cannot find connection". This worked. navigate here
You’ll want to install a new antivirus program even if you already have one on your PC, because the old antivirus program clearly missed something. I have had some bugs in the past that have trashed a system or permanently messed something up even after removal. I finally solved my problem: From Internet Explorer, when it failed to connect, click tools internet options advanced click "reset", which resets default settings Helpful +179 Report internetconnect Sep 23, 2009 I use MicroSoft Security Essentials as my virus protection.
I did all troubleshooting steps talked about in this thread and others(hours and hours of steps), but it didn't work(note that my pc laptop would work elsewhere, like at Best Buy Thanks Report SA- Jun 1, 2009 at 03:08 AM Thnx man!!! HitmanPro.Alert Features 17.8k Likes4.0k Followers Good to know All our malware removal guides and programs are completely free. Be alert and vigilant....!
I reset Winsock as JohnC_21 suggested and I'm connected! Hopefully you don’t make a habit of snooping around your PC’s root folders and indiscriminately deleting files, but critical files can sometimes be deleted or corrupted by system crashes, malware, or Press OK View all 15 comments Report ANA- May 7, 2010 at 12:54 PM Thank you Pacman, you saved me :) Report blah- May 10, 2010 at 11:57 AM Thanks pacman find this Clean OS install isn't going to fix that.
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