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Connected to internet but no browsers work

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#1 Kewpy


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Posted 11 August 2010 - 11:11 AM

Windows Vista:
I'm connected ok to the internet (can ping Yahoo from command promt), but none of the browsers will load a page. (IE8, Firefox, Google Chrome)
Latest Windows updates just downloaded and installed ok, however.

In IE, I've checked that no proxy settings are enabled.
I've used a couple of "Netsh" commands that I found (and rebooted each time) but nothing seems to work. I did find that McAffee AND Vista's firewall were both on, tried disabling both, but no luck. Currently have just McAfee's firewall on.

Any suggestions would be appreciated.
Thank you.

Edit: I just found that the browsers work ok in safe mode. I uninstalled all the McAffe products, but still no Internet browsing in normal mode.

Edited by Kewpy, 11 August 2010 - 05:16 PM.

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#2 Kewpy

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Posted 15 August 2010 - 07:56 PM

Please close topic - solution found: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/339772/cant-browse-internet-am-i-infected/

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Posted 15 August 2010 - 08:25 PM

Well the moderators here don't close topics that have been resolved,, But I am glad that you found a resolution to your problem and thank you posting a link to where you found a solution. :thumbsup:

Edited by computerxpds, 15 August 2010 - 08:26 PM.

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