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Windows 7: Only FireFox (and a handful of other programs) can connect!

28 Jul 2013   #171
VinMahin

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Somehow I cannot connect to that Dr.Web Removal tool page. I don't think I have any firewalls in place except Windows security software.




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28 Jul 2013   #172
VistaKing

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

Can you Download it from another PC and use a USB drive to transfer it to this PC ?
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28 Jul 2013   #173
VinMahin

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

oh my god I don't believe it... It's working...
I downloaded the removal tool from another link and it did it's thing then restarted my computer and now it all works... I don't believe it. I don't believe it was so simple an issue.
In earlier posts I recall we used another tool to remove all my security programs but that changed nothing.
I'm actually a little disappointed. I feel as if I've wasted everyone's time, including my own, with such a menial, basic oversight. So, for that ignorance, I apologize.
I will be sure to fully uninstall programs that give me difficulties in the future.

What a relief, though, to have the burden lifted. My most sincere thanks to you, VistaKing, and you, UsernameIssues, for sticking with me these past weeks.
Thank you, the problem is solved.
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28 Jul 2013   #174
VistaKing

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

You didn't waste anyone's time . That is what we are here for to help .

I personally never use the uninstall program built in windows I use RevoUninstaller it goes after registry keys files and folders . If that doesn't work then I use the program removal tools .

Glad you fixed your issue .

Run TFC

TFC ( Temp File Cleaner )

TFC

Download TFC below

Download link http://oldtimer.geekstogo.com/TFC.exe

Drag the TFC.exe from your Downloads folder to the Desktop

Right click on TFC.exe and choose

Click on the Start button

When its finished it will ask you to restart your PC if it doesn't restart manually .

Tip   Tip
Make sure all of the windows are closed


Note   Note
TFC will empty your Recycle Bin
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29 Jul 2013   #175
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

You are welcome and glad that you got it fixed :-)
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