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Windows 7: Admin internet wont work but guest does...


01 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7
 
 
Admin internet wont work but guest does...

Just last night I was trying to go onto the internet but kept getting the same message "A problem caused the program to stop working correctly."

I checked my guest account and its fine (since I am able to post right now). I am not sure what to do -i checked the firewall status, and did a system restore for a couple of days ago. No website will work under administrator account and it does not say the file is corrupt or any scrary messages...what could be the problem?



I use windows 7 home edition....




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01 Dec 2010   #2

W7 Professional x64
 
 

Can you go into device manager on the admin account, and remove (uninstall) the drivers for the internet card, then click "scan for new hardware" for me?
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02 Dec 2010   #3

Windows 7
 
 

i uninstalled the drive and it worked! did not have to scan for new hardware..
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02 Dec 2010   #4

W7 Professional x64
 
 

Hmm. You must have had two drivers overlapped Glad it was an easy fix.
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