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Windows 7: problems with network icon and in network and sharing center

22 Jul 2011   #1
TruthSeeker

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
problems with network icon and in network and sharing center

whenever i connect to the internet through dial up connection the network icon in the notification area still displays (not connected ) and when i go to the network and sharing it says not connected, ALTHOUGH i can surf the internet with no problems , AND when i insert the Ethernet cable it doesn't connect !!!!???????
please i need your help




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22 Jul 2011   #2
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Welcome to Seven Forums TruthSeeker.
Click on the big red X in the Network window and see what it shows. You might have to clone a MAC address, looks like you have several net adapters.
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22 Jul 2011   #3
TruthSeeker

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

it says troubleshooting couldn't identify the problem
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22 Jul 2011   #4
TruthSeeker

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

could it because some program changed something in the services?
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22 Jul 2011   #5
TruthSeeker

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

still waiting for help
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24 Jul 2011   #6
TruthSeeker

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

No help yet
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24 Jul 2011   #7
richyrichuk

Windows 7 Ultimate N 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
Welcome to Seven Forums TruthSeeker.
Click on the big red X in the Network window and see what it shows. You might have to clone a MAC address, looks like you have several net adapters.

did u follow that advise?
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26 Jul 2011   #8
TruthSeeker

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by richyrichuk View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
Welcome to Seven Forums TruthSeeker.
Click on the big red X in the Network window and see what it shows. You might have to clone a MAC address, looks like you have several net adapters.

did u follow that advise?
i am on dial -up connection using USB data fax modem currently i deleted all connections and made only one new connection
troubleshooting couldn't find the problem
when i restart the service (network location awareness ) the icon become connected and the network and sharing center says i am connected
i need to solve this problem for this dial-up connection now i am currently in an area where no broadband is available
by the way my laptop is Dell Inspiron 1564
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27 Jul 2011   #9
richyrichuk

Windows 7 Ultimate N 64-bit
 
 

have you tried to disable wifi/lan to make windows see only 1 network connection.
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27 Jul 2011   #10
TruthSeeker

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

yes i did it
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