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Windows 7: Internet not working with exception of Skype

12 Jun 2013   #31
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

If you get an error when you're trying to uninstall Java 6 from Programs and Features

Try this

Click on Microsoft FixIt to Download Microsoft FixIt
  • Click on the Run Now button
  • Click on Java 6 Update and Follow the prompts



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12 Jun 2013   #32
GSutton

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Why do I need to update Firefox? I don't even use it. And I've already removed Java 6
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12 Jun 2013   #33
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

If you don't use FireFox you could uninstall it . Use RevoUninstaller to get a clean uninstall . Make sure the Mode is Advanced and click next allow it to Open the Firefox built-in uninstaller let it run once its done click on Finish . Don't restart if it says to . Back on RevoUninstaller click on Next so it could locate the registry files click on the Select All button click Delete after then click on the Next button . Do the same for left over files and folders.
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12 Jun 2013   #34
GSutton

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Alright, all done.
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12 Jun 2013   #35
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Can you go to the websites you weren't able to before ?
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12 Jun 2013   #36
GSutton

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Yep.
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12 Jun 2013   #37
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Run malwarebytes to see if we are clean from malicious software .

Download Link MalwareBytes

When the installation is done uncheck Enable free trial of Malwarebytes (see image below )



Update the definitions and do a full scan
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13 Jun 2013   #38
GSutton

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Done
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13 Jun 2013   #39
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

How's the PC running ?
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13 Jun 2013   #40
GSutton

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Great
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