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Windows 7: Internet Connection Dropping Out.

1 Week Ago   #41
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

My notebook can still access the internet when it has dropped out on the desktop.


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5 Days Ago   #42
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

I just had another *&^%$#@! dropout. I could use some help here!
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5 Days Ago   #43
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

I just had anotherdrop out. Is anyone out there? I need to get this fixed!
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5 Days Ago   #44
sml156

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit 7601
 
 

It's frustrating I get it, been there myself.

I would do
Code:
ipconfig /flushdns
I'm guessing you did that already

Next:
I would go to the manufacturer of your motherboard and download the drivers for your Lan/Wifi and your motherboard.

The way I search for drivers for my computers is to always put "support" in the search. It usually weeds out the scam sites using google search. Your results may vary be careful go for https and make sure everything is spelled right (https or ssl certificates are free now so be leary for copycat sites).

IE:
Code:
support asus
Code:
support compaq presario
Code:
support realtek "your lan card"  "Windows 7"
The reason you will need to download the drivers is because you should go into device manager and uninstall the device then reinstall.

If it still cuts out every so often buy and install a new lan card.

If it still cuts out demand a new router from your ISP

If it still cuts out buy new Lan cable.

Ohh
I still stand on my advice for disabling and leave it that way "DNS Client" in "services.msc" if you are using the hosts file to block sites. It is an absolute must for large hosts files.

I would also completely remove spybot then reboot and then reinstall it, I do not use spybot anymore but I do understand why you use it.
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5 Days Ago   #45
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Thanks for the response! It may be awhile before I can try any of this (and I have questions on how to do some things). I was up all night with my *&^%$#@! allergies plus I need to go to my pharmacy and rip them a new one or two over a prescription FUBAR once I can get enough sleep to be able to safely drive (2017 has been the worst year ever for just about everything)!
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