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#1 himitsu14

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Posted 07 April 2009 - 07:20 AM

Sir DaChew, I'm a newbie here ahahha and have read your previous post regarding probles which I think are same as mine, I've been trying to update my virus scanner but it is unable to detect the internet connection. And when I try to download updates manually I cannot access anti-virus websites and even the links you have posted here and also microsoft's home page. I've scanned using MBAM and removed all the malware in my Pc but still to no avail my computer still can't update. What are the other measures that I can do to start downloading updates automatically using my anti-virus software? :thumbsup:

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Posted 07 April 2009 - 11:06 PM

Log on as an administrator, go Start > Run and type: "cmd". In the window that appears type: "netsh winsock reset". When the program is finished, you will receive the message: "Successfully reset the Winsock Catalog. You must restart the machine in order to complete the reset." Close the command box and reboot your computer.

Go Start > Run > type: "cmd" In the window that appears type: "ipconfig /flushdns". Close the command box.

Go Start > Control Panel > Network Connections. Right click on your default connection, usually Local Area Connection or Dial-up Connection if you are using Dial-up, and and choose Properties. Double-click on the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) item. Select the radio button that says "Obtain DNS servers automatically". Reboot.

Warning: Some Internet Service Providers need specific DNS settings. You need to make sure that you know if such DNS settings are required before you make this change.
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.

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