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Windows 7: Can connect to internet but cant surf the web?

11 Dec 2010   #1
Redzombie22

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 
Can connect to internet but cant surf the web?

Hey guys,
Let me tell you this. Yesterday night, there was something with the DNS error. This morning, i connected to this connection and right clicked the connect and clicked "Troubleshoot Problems", it said there was no problems. So i just tryed surfing web and it wouldnt let me. Help please? Thanks!


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11 Dec 2010   #2
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

This sorta thing happens when the TCP/ip stack or winsock gets messed up.

Try running this batch file which will reset winsock, reset the TCP/IP stack and release renew your IP.



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11 Dec 2010   #3
Redzombie22

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chev65 View Post
This sorta thing happens when the TCP/ip stack or winsock gets messed up.

Try running this batch file which will reset winsock, reset the TCP/IP stack and release renew your IP.


Okay ill try that in a second. If this is something to do with the OS, than if I try connecting to my Xbox 360 with wireless, it will have no problem, right?
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11 Dec 2010   #4
yowanvista

Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Redzombie22 View Post
Hey guys,
Let me tell you this. Yesterday night, there was something with the DNS error. This morning, i connected to this connection and right clicked the connect and clicked "Troubleshoot Problems", it said there was no problems. So i just tryed surfing web and it wouldnt let me. Help please? Thanks!
Try an alternative DNS server such as Google DNS
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12 Dec 2010   #5
2xg
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

Hello,

Is this a wired or wireless connection issue?

Have you tried to Power Cycle your Devices (Modem/Router)?
How to Power Cycle (Restart) your Internet Modem & Router

Please post an update.
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