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Laptop can't connect to internet after using adwcleaner


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#1 zaynab memari

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Posted 12 February 2015 - 02:28 PM

Hello!
I recently downloaded and used adwcleaner, but after rebooting, I could no longer connect to any internet network. I have tried the instructions provided on other topics revolving around this problem, but none of them seemed to work. Can you please help me?
Thanks very much!

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Posted 12 February 2015 - 03:04 PM

What is your Operating system?

EDIT:

For the connection try these...

Please click Start > Run, type inetcpl.cpl in the runbox and press enter.
Click the Connections tab and click the LAN settings option.
Verify if "Use a proxy..." is checked, if so, UNcheck it and click OK/OK to exit.
Now check if the internet is working again.

OR

Go to Start ... Run and type in cmd
A dos Window will appear.
Type in the dos window: netsh winsock reset
Click on the enter key.

Reboot your system to complete the process.

If needed : type these one line at a time, press enter after each line. See if it works after each.


netsh interface ipv4 reset
netsh interface ipv6 reset
ipconfig /flushdns


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Right-click on winsockfix.bat and click on Run as Administrator.

Edited by boopme, 12 February 2015 - 03:06 PM.

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#3 zaynab memari

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Posted 13 February 2015 - 12:08 PM

Hi! Thanks for responding to my inquiry.
My OS is : Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Version: 6.1.7601 service pack 1 build 7601

I tried the instructions you provided, unfortunately, neither seemed to work :(




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