Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Unable to close network connections

07 Aug 2013   #1
Clownstyle

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Unable to close network connections

Hi all, new user here

A little problem I have been having lately in windows 7, which is getting really annoying!

I have a desktop and a laptop, both on the same network and running windows 7.

Imagine I'm transferring a large file or even streaming a video from the desktop to the laptop. The desktop is wired into my home connection, the laptop uses wireless.

At some point, normally after the activity has finished, the desktop will be unable to connect to the internet. -I have tried to restart the network adapter on the desktop and it will not disable

It results in me having to restart the desktop and I'm presented with closing network connections, which it finally does after some time.

Has anyone else experienced this or able to give any advice?




My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
07 Aug 2013   #2
Shadowjk

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

Can you follow the end part of this tutorial and reset your TCP/IP settings. It looks like your source ports are being used up however I cannot be certain.

Network Posting Tips

Does this happen with a different type of connection? For example if you are using wireless, does it happen when using wired?

Josh
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Unable to close network connections




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Deleting my own network connections listings (sys tray network icon)
I'm preparing a laptop for transfer to someone else and have deleted all my network accounts (wireless) in the Control Panel. But over in the Sys Tray, when I click on the network icon, my two connections are still listed (name and name-guest). How do I delete those? Win 7x64. Thanks,
Network & Sharing
Unable to open network connections folder
hi all, i have a problem with entering the network connections folder. When i try to enter it from Controlpannel/network and internet/network and sharing center, i can click on the link manage network connections but windows doesn't respond at all. i also tryed entering controlpannel/network...
Network & Sharing
Network Connections Blank - Red X on Network Icon- but Internet works
I am connected to the internet, but there is a red x on my network icon (yet when you hover over it, it says internet access.) I tried to go into the network and sharing > change adapter settings, yet the Network connections folder is COMPLETELY blank. I tried reinstalling the driver. ...
Network & Sharing
Network Bridge - Add or Remove Network Connections
How to Remove or Add a Network Connection to a Network Bridge If you have two or more networks connected by a network bridge, then this will show you how to remove or add a network connection to the bridge in Windows 7 and Windows 8. You should not add a public Internet connection to a...
Tutorials
Two network connections
Hi i have a ADSL connection with a router connected to my local area connection and i recently brought a HSDPA mobile broad band connection with HUAWEI E156G USB stick is there any way to use both connections same time? like for download local area connection and for browse HSDPA...
Network & Sharing
Unable to minimize, maximize, or close open windows
I have this weird and annoying problem that wont go away. If i have ANY window open (windows explorer, internet explorer, etc.) i am unable to minimize, maximize, or close the window by clicking in the upper-right corner of any of the windows. Can someone please help me out because it is...
General Discussion


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 17:58.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App