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Windows 7: Network not connected but

12 Nov 2008   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64/ Windows Vista Ultimate x64
Network not connected but

I just noticed this that when you open the network from the desktop it says its not connected but when you click on the network icon in the taskbar it says its connected is anyone else having this problem.

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20 Nov 2008   #2

Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)

did you disable any services???
or have a 3rd party firewall???
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03 Sep 2009   #3


i have the same problem
can anybody help ?
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03 Sep 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 x2 + x86 + Windows 8.1 x64 x2

Hi Steven,

In the past when I've had inconsistencies with network indications (icon showing disconnected when online Etc.)

I've found that if you re-start the Network List Service [netprofm] that will often solve this - maybe worth a try
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03 Jun 2010   #5

windows 7

I have also got the same problem with my Gateway NV78
I've even try in deleted my Norton 360 and was still the same!
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