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Windows 7: WSAStartup/WinSock error

18 Oct 2013   #11
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RyMantys View Post
ok i'll do another sfc and give you the details. i don't know how to reset a router or how to tinker with wireless profile... but i'll reinstall the drivers for anything that has to do with connection and come back with the results
thanks

scan says: "Windows Resource Protection did not find any integrity violations."
Ok resetting the router is standard procedure in these cases so do your best.

The wireless profiles are at the Network and Sharing Center to the left side of screen where it says Manage wireless profiles, not too hard to figure out, you need to delete the old one and make a new one. This, once again is standard procedure when you have wireless connection problems.

Not too sure about the blue screen but this system seems messed up to me as it's showing a connection but you aren't connected.


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