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Windows 7: Able to ping out but unable to surf via ip or url

12 Nov 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I have done that as well... I run my computer with the bare minimums it needs to run, not all the access programs I don't need. My laptop boots in under 30 seconds

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12 Nov 2010   #12

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer

Okay, you can download a live cd of ubuntu. Boot up and you should have Internet access. If not, it's a hardware problem. If you have access, then you may have to blow out the OS and reinstall.
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13 Nov 2010   #13

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edith89 View Post
Hi there,

My fiance and I have both been puzzling over this one for a number of days.
I have a Toshiba Satellite L500, running a duo-core cpu and 3gb with Windows 7 Ultimate x64. We are both fairly advanced users and have tried everything we can think of/find with no avail so we are asking for help.

I generally run Firefox as my default browser but we have also tried IE8 with and without add-ons and are getting connection timed out errors and cannot access a website (wirelessly; a hard wire connection works fine). My belkin router is all setup and secured, and my laptop shows I am connected to both the network and internet. I can ping out to google and other sites just fine but I cannot surf using ip or url.

I disabled my firewall completely, ran Spybot, Malwarebytes, and Trend Micro House Call. they picked up a few cookies and such but nothing to affect connection.

We checked all proxy settings on both the router, and the browsers. Reinstalled the browsers. We are getting a valid ip, there are other PC's connected to the router (1 wired, 1 wireless)

I've done a netsh winsock reset, dns flush, reinstalled the wireless NIC multiple times, even tried System Restore.

I'm at my wits end and I'm hoping someone can help before I have to break down and reinstall my Windows.
Have you tried resetting the TCP/ip stack?
netsh int ip reset reset.log hit (reset TCP/IP stack)

Or you could try running this batch file which resets everything.
Download Renew IP + Reset Winsock Batch File

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