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Windows 7: "Ethernet" Connection Drop

14 Jun 2010   #521
hazzal

Windows 7 x64
 
 

i have a problem very similar and have tried all the fixes i could find in this post, what happens for me is when playing an online game every 40 seconds or so i disconnect from my network and reconnect a few seconds later, but this disconnects me from any game i am playing.


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17 Jun 2010   #522
hazzal

Windows 7 x64
 
 
error usually

Log Name: System
Source: Microsoft-Windows-DNS-Client
Date: 14/06/2010 9:52:11 PM
Event ID: 1014
Task Category: None
Level: Warning
Keywords:
User: NETWORK SERVICE
Computer: Harrys-PC
Description:
Name resolution for the name dns.msftncsi.com timed out after none of the configured DNS servers responded.
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
<System>
<Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-DNS-Client" Guid="{1C95126E-7EEA-49A9-A3FE-A378B03DDB4D}" />
<EventID>1014</EventID>
<Version>0</Version>
<Level>3</Level>
<Task>0</Task>
<Opcode>0</Opcode>
<Keywords>0x4000000000000000</Keywords>
<TimeCreated SystemTime="2010-06-14T11:52:11.848396800Z" />
<EventRecordID>36444</EventRecordID>
<Correlation />
<Execution ProcessID="1404" ThreadID="4568" />
<Channel>System</Channel>
<Computer>Harrys-PC</Computer>
<Security UserID="S-1-5-20" />
</System>
<EventData>
<Data Name="QueryName">dns.msftncsi.com</Data>
<Data Name="AddressLength">16</Data>
<Data Name="Address">02000035040202010000000000000000</Data>
</EventData>
</Event>

the error is usually that in event viewer
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18 Jun 2010   #523
hazzal

Windows 7 x64
 
 

bump
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02 Jul 2010   #524
hazzal

Windows 7 x64
 
 

please help someone
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03 Jul 2010   #525
kensiko

Win7 64 bits FR
 
 

Buy another Ethernet card. It's cheap.

Personally I got a good one for 15$. Now you can get it for 10$ there: New Intel 8390MT PWLA8390MT 1000 MT PCI Desktop Adapter - eBay (item 250643221285 end time Jul-31-10 11:50:34 PDT)

This may solve your issue because the drivers are well supported in Win7 (the pro category is always better for drivers).
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29 Mar 2011   #526
DarthWeasel

win 7
 
 
fix for win 7 network card drop

go to network and sharing center click change adapter settings select your card right click properties click configure card go to advanced tab and make sure receive side scaling is disabled.
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02 Dec 2011   #527
rutazeigure

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 
I have the same problem here still

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jleslie246 View Post
I too joined this forum just for this topic.

I fixed my problem by updating the driver for my network controller. nvidea (for my mb) came out with new drivers about 2 months ago. very easy fix. shoot me a message if you need help.
I have no idea hot to send a message to someone, so I hope you (jleslie246) will get information about me wouting you,as I need help, as you offered (a long time ago though)
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