I think I found the answer to the lost internet connectivity. I have not implemented it yet. Per Astrill VPN manual.
*Important if you follow this advice in Windows 8
Use recimg command
NO INTERNET CONNECTION WHEN ASTRILL IS OFF/LOGOUT
You can try these solutions below
Check browser network settings, remove any proxy.
If there is no proxy, you can change your DNS to google DNS. You can refer from this screenshot
If it still does not work, you can follow these steps below
1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap Settings, and then tap Change PC settings. (If you're using a mouse, point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, click Settings, and then click Change PC settings.)
Tap or click Update and recovery, and then tap or click Recovery.
Under Refresh your PC without affecting your files, tap or click Get started.
Follow the instructions on the screen.
Edited by compcrewnpt, 07 November 2014 - 03:46 PM.