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Windows 2000 can't install TCP/IP


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#1 thinktech

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Posted 17 April 2011 - 08:05 AM

Good morning,

I'm having one crazy issue after another with my windows 2000 box. On friday the box decided it didn't want to go to the internet while the device was booted up normal I could ping websites I could ping other computer on the network just couldn't access the internet. If I went in to safe mode totally different situation I could access the internet ping I had full access to internet and network. Well I was working on removing what ever problem was in the computer. The companies IT guy decided he would give it a shot while I was gone and instead of trying to remove anything or even scanning the computer he decided to delete the tcp/ip and not even install a place holder. So when i got back to the office i used combo fix and malware bytes got the system completly cleaned tried to a setup a static ip to connect to the office computer and I had no TCP/IP tried to install and this is the message I get. COULD NOT ADD THE REQUESTED COMPONENT. THE ERROR IS: THE NAME IS ALREADY IN USE AS EITHER A SERVICE NAME OR A SERVICE DISPLAY NAME.

I've already tried a dirty install that didn't work not sure what else to try please please help me thank you

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Posted 17 April 2011 - 04:58 PM

No suggestions anybody

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Posted 20 April 2011 - 04:49 PM

So you are saying that TCp/IP doesn't show up in the network adapters properties?
Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.
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Posted 21 April 2011 - 06:18 AM

Hi

You say that you have run a 'fully updated' Malwarebytes Anti-Malware scan - Can you Copy / Paste the results of that scan -

Also , if you are a computer expert, you then used ComboFix , did that find or remove anything ? ?

And from Baltboy ->> TCp/IP doesn't show up in the network adapters properties? <<-

Your Internet Service Provider says > . . . ? ?

Thank You

Edited by noknojon, 21 April 2011 - 06:23 AM.


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Posted 21 April 2011 - 08:26 PM

Sorry I meant the local connection properties found by right right clicking my network places - properties- Local connection- right click- properties
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