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Internet stops working out of the blue..

Question: Internet stops working out of the blue..

Hello everyone, yet again have a problem with my laptop. This time, the internet completely stopped working. Note I say internet, and not connection. Its currently hooked up (kinda) to a Linksys 802.11b Wireless Router (BEFW11S4), and although it probably doesn't matter, it hasn't worked since last night, which we lost power and the cable modem didn't reconnect til morning (..not sure when, it was working when I woke up.) Upon starting it up, no websites load. In the system tray, I still have the network connected icon, Excellent signal strength. No pages load. I also tried plugging in a network cable, going from the cable modem directly to the laptop, still nothing. Considering that, I believe its possibly a software issue. I'm currently doing a virus scan, but I just installed the software, so its no where near up-to-date. Does anyone know how to fix this / troubleshooting tips / previously had this happen? Thanks in advance.

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My pc specs:
IBuyPower computer custom built
Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
Amd fx 6core processor
Graphics Amd Radeon Hd 6670 xlr8 edition
8gb ram / 1tb hdd
AsRock motherboard
Antivirus Panda cloud and Avast antivirus.
THE PROBLEM:
My usual browser is google chrome but lately (exactly a week ago) the Internet stopped working after a while.
(NOTE: PREVIOUS POSTS HAVEN'T WORKED NOR FIXED MY PROBLEM, PLEASE KEEP READING)
The Internet service stops working as if someone just unpluged my ethernet cable.
And minutes or seconds after that, my windows explorer stops working, taskbar and the entire system stops working.
I can still change windows with the keyboard shortcut but nothing else from there.
The ohly way my Internet and pc works fine is by safe mode with networking.

SOLVING THE PROBLEM:
I already tried to search for viruses or malware by cmd with the "-r -h -s" and the "/scannow" methods but nothing.
Already searched for viruses with boith of my antiviruses (panda and avast).
I have no saved point to reboot my system to a past saved poiht (the last saved point is the same day that my pc stopped working).

SPECULATIONS OF THE PROBLEM:
Long ago I disconnected the side panel from the pc box which includes a fan and lately my pc temp have raised up to 50 when before it was around the 30's or 40's.
The days this problem started I wasn't home and a blackout happened while my pc was still on.
 

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Hi,
I would like to ask you about something very annoying. It happens many times while i'm using the mouse pad on the notebook - suddenly it gets blue color and everything stops working. Is there something that i can do to fix it?

Answer:Re: Touchpad gets blue color and everything stops working on Satellite A

You can turn that feature off, go into the Touchpad settings, or read the user manual for instructions

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Hello all, I hope my note finds you doing well. My computer runs Windows XP SP2 and Internet Explorer 6. Lately I have been getting messages from various websites that they do not support my browser and that I should upgrade to IE 7 or 8. This is happening more and more, especially with sites I use frequently (Facebook, ect.)I tried to upgrade to IE8 first. I found out immediately that the internet would not run, even though my cable modem connection was working just fine. I uninstalled it, my system automatically went back to IE6, and once again the internet worked fine.I still wanted to try an upgrade. In addition to it not being supported by various web pages, I heard the IE6 was increasingly vulnerable to spyware, malware, etc. This time I tried IE7. Unfortunately, I got the same response "Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage."When this happened after installing IE8, I did some online research to troubleshoot the problem. After IE7 was another bust, I tried to apply the methods suggested:I clicked on IT Tools, Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. I restored the Advanced Settings and Reset Internet Explorer Settings. I restarted IE, but still, no internet pages displayed.I ran Network Diagnostics for Windows XP. I got the message that a repair was needed for the Winsock catalog. I let it run, it said the repair was successful and I restarted my computer. Alas, no change.I tried to reset the Winsock catalog via the CMD prompt as well. Start > Ru... Read more

Answer:Upgrading Internet Explorer Stops Internet From Working

Is there any reason why you haven't downloaded SP3 yet? You probably need to do that before downloading IE8.

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Not even sure where to begin with my system. First off, let me say that I've followed all steps in the 'before you post' thread. Only thing I couldn't do was update Windows (I do have a legit copy). When trying to, I get a page that says 'Windows update has encountered an error and cannot display the requested page'.

Someone recently installed Smart Keystroke Recorder on my system. I need to get that completely off. :( Main issues I'm having are constant reboots, blue screens, freezes, internet connectivity is hit or miss, firewall stops working randomly, screen flickers, on and on. Some one please please help. Thanks in advance!

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 8:14:03 PM, on 10/10/2006
Platform: Windows ME (Win9x 4.90.3000)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\KERNEL32.DLL
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSGSRV32.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\mmtask.tsk
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MPREXE.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\KB891711\KB891711.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\STIMON.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSTASK.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\ZONELABS\VSMON.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\EXPLORER.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\RESTORE\STMGR.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\TASKMON.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SYSTRAY.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\WMIEXE.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\ptsnoop.exe
C:\PROGRAM FILES\GRISOFT\AVG FREE\AVGCC.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\GRISOFT\AVG FREE\AVGEMC.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\GRISOFT\AVG FREE\AVGAMSVR.EXE
C:\PROGRAM FILES\ZONE LABS\ZONEALARM\ZLCLIENT.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\IGFXTRAY.EXE
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I could be on my computer for hours at a time and after approximately 6 hours of being logged in, my internet browser just stops working. When I try going to a web page, it doesn't even try to load. It gives a very quick blink to the icon on the tab but that's it. I'm not receiving any windows errors. The way that I've been working around this problem has been to log off(or shut it down) then log back on, then I have a few more hours before it does it again. When the browser stops working, "bittorrent" still runs (a program that needs internet access). This isn't a recent problem that I'm having. This has been going on for almost a year now. I don't know why I waited so late to ask for help but I need a solution because I'm fed up with this problem. I'm running Windows7. Thanks
 

Answer:My Internet Just Stops Working After A While?

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Lately, each and every time my wife tries to access her works site, the message, 'Internet Stopped Working' appears. This does not happen with any other site, nor does it happen to her colleagues when they try to access the same site. I would be grateful if someone could come up with a potential cause and solution to this problem.
Local time: 10.20am

Answer:Internet Stops Working

Please provide which Operating System and Browser are being used.

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I have Windows XP and cable internet. When I get on the internet, I can stay on one website for a while, but when I try to get onto another a page comes up that says that the "Page cant be displayed" and it "Cant find Server". Also when i get on the internet, get off of it, then try to get back on the same page comes up. Someone told me I have spyware (I don't really know what that is), and I've used Ad-Aware, but that didn't work. Please help me!!! What can I do to fix it?

Answer:Internet stops working

Create a directory on your hardrive to save HijackThis.exe. A directory like c:\hijackthis. If you do not do this, you will not be able to use the backup/restore features.Download HijackThis from:HijackThis Download SiteSave this file into the directory you made previously and then run the program named hijackthis.exe. When the program opens click on the Config button, then click on the Misc Tools button, and click on the Check for update online button. When it completes checking/applying updates press the back button.Now click on the Scan button and when it is finished click on the Save Log button. A Notepad window will open with the contents of this log. Click on Edit then click on Select all. Then click on Edit and then Click on Copy.Create a reply to this post here and right click in message area and select paste to paste the log into the post.Someone will reply to you after reading this post. DO NOT fix any entries unless you understand what you are doing.To see a tutorial with screenshots on using HijackThis you can click on the link below:How to use HijackThis to remove Browser Hijackers, Malware, & Spyware

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I currently use a laptop with vista, and I have trouble when using the internet. I can connect ok, but after surfing for a while pages just seem to stop loading. I am still connected to the net. If viewing video sites such as youtube it happens alot quicker, but if surfing the net generally it take a little longer.

This happens wherever I take my lap-top so it can't be the netgear router I am using.

It's driving me mad....any ideas?

Thanks.
 

Answer:Internet stops working

This happens wherever I take my lap-topClick to expand...

I assume you mean when you use other networks - is this correct

Make and model of the laptop
You may need to download and update the drivers
IS this via wireless LAN or both

DO the following when its working OK and then repeat when it fails

{ipconfig /all}
We would like to see the results from ipconfig /all

-> Start > run {search bar in Vista} > cmd > ipconfig /all
post back the results here
TWO Methods to do that - if you cannot access the internet with PC, then use method 2 to copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post results here

Method ONE -------------------------------------------------------------
start > run {search bar in Vista} > cmd > ipconfig /all

rightclick in the box
select all
enter
control key + C key - to copy
then reply here and
control key + V to paste

Method TWO -------------------------------------------------------------

Start> Run {search bar in Vista}> CMD to open a DOS window and type:

IPCONFIG /ALL >C:\RESULT.TXT

Open C:\RESULT.TXT with Notepad and copy/paste the entire results here.

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{Ping Tests}
Start> Run {search bar in Vista}> CMD to open a DOS window and type:

Ping the default gateway from the ipconfig

Ping google.com
Post back the results

rightclick in the box
select all
enter
control key + C key - to copy
then reply here and
control key + ... Read more

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Hello,

My Internet stops working at seemingly random times. I have Windows XP Home Edition with SP3. I usually use Google Chrome. I'm using the newest stable version for it, not the beta. I use a Linksys wireless router.

When I'm using the Internet for miscellaneous tasks (it doesn't seem to be connected to any website, or such) nothing will load, as if my Internet were offline. When I look at the info in the Internet settings, it says everything should be working and that I'm connected to the Internet, etc., but in reality, nothing functions. The Internet isn't slow before this happens, or anything like that. There are no symptoms prior to this occurring.

Does anyone know what is causing this and how to fix it? Any help would be greatly appreciated. I thank you in advance.

If you need any more information, just ask.

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I have a ethernet connection to a router with a limit of 4 ip addresses and there are 4 computers in my houses, with no one else hacking my internet. recently, my laptop's internet will stop working after a while and I don't know why.

Answer:Internet stops working after a while

Hi zijincheng,

Do you have DHCP enabled on all the computers? Perhaps IP conflict, is there's only 4 IP limited in your router.

You may try assigning Static IP's on all the computers and see if that helps.

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Hi everyone.
For the past 2 weeks or so I've been having trouble with my internet. After a while of using my computer (about a day or so),
my internet will just completely stop working.

I thought it might have been something with my firewall, but when I disabled it the problem still happened. I ran a virus scan and came up with nothing, so its not that. I'm not sure what else to try, so I came here.

I hope someone can help me try to fix this problem, thanks in advance.

Here is a Hijackthis log:

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 8:50:02 PM, on 8/4/2010
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\aawservice.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashServ.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\Broadcom\ASFIPMon\AsfIpMon.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\Program Files\Flip Video\FlipShare\FlipShareService.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Matrix Storage Manager\Iaantmon.exe
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i will move to networking forum
make and model of the PC
would you do the following tests - when connected OK and repeat when it disconnects - post the results back here , make sure you label which is which - i suggest a different reply for each labelled

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{ipconfig /all}
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post results here
We would like to see the results from ipconfig /all post back the results here
-> Start
-> (XP - enter the following in the RUN box)
cmd /k ipconfig /all
-> (Vista or Windows 7 - enter the following in the Search box)
cmd /k ipconfig /all

A black box will appear on the screen -
rightclick in the box
select all
enter
control key + C key - to copy

then reply here and
control key + V to paste
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{Ping Tests}
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post results here

Start> Run {search bar in Vista}> CMD to open a DOS window and type:

Type the following command
Ping google.com
Post back the results
rightclick in the box
select all
enter
control key + C key - to copy
then reply here and
control key + V to paste

Type th... Read more

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Hi, I'm running XP SP2, firefox, linksys router (for home network) and for the most part everything works ok.but about every 10-15 minutes the internet stops working for a second, then goes back. I wouldn't even notice this if it wouldn't happen while i watch videos online or downloading something, at which point the buffering/downloading stops and i have to refresh the whole page and hope it makes it to the end before stopping again!I don't understand why the internet connection fails (for literally 2 seconds) and then goes back. how do i fix this?thanks

Answer:Internet stops working

Out of curiosity, how come your not running SP3?

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I hope someone can help please. I have a laptop and desktop both accessing internet through Orange Livebox. For some reason my laptop drops the internet connection after about 5 minutes and will not reconnect until I have done a restart. I have been downloading stuff for my Nokia N95 phone recently and wonder if this is the problem. My desktop computer seems unaffected and accesses internet as normal. I have tried to do a system restore but each time I get the message that system restore was not possible. I feel I might have some sort of virus although AVG scan shows nothing. Any ideas about what to do please
 

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My internet regaurdless of what browser I use continously stops working after 5-10 minutes. It starts up - sometimes very slow, most of the time fine. Then it is working fine for a good 10 minutes then it just stops working. Saying it is loading pages and it isn't.

I close the browser and repeat the above again and again.

I used Hijack and the log said this:

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 20:23:40, on 14/01/2012
Platform: Windows 7 SP1 (WinNT 6.00.3505)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.7601.17514)
Boot mode: Normal
Running processes:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\LightScribe\LightScribeControlPanel.exe
C:\Windows\SysWOW64\WTClient.exe
C:\Windows\SysWOW64\rundll32.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\HP Quick Launch Buttons\QLBCTRL.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Hp\HP Software Update\hpwuschd2.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\F-Secure\common\FSM32.EXE
C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\Cisco NAC Agent\NACAgentUI.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Java\Java Update\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Spigot\Search Settings\SearchSettings.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\Shared\hpqToaster.exe
c:\Program Files (x86)\Hewlett-Packard\TouchSmart\Media\Kernel\CLML\CLMLSvc.exe
C:\Windows\SysWOW64\Macromed\Flash\FlashUtil10k_ActiveX.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Users\Alexander II\Downloads\H... Read more

Answer:Internet stops working. Can you please help me?

Hi BurningVegeta,

Firstly, welcome to the TSG - Virus & Other Malware Removal Forum.
My name is Scolabar, and I'll be helping you with your malware problems.
Logs can take a while to research, so please be patient.
If you no longer require help i would be grateful if you would let me know.

Please note the following important guidelines before proceeding:
The instructions that will be provided are for YOUR computer and system only!
Using these instructions on a different computer can cause damage to that computer and possibly render it inoperable!
If you have any questions or do not understand something, please do not hesitate to ask, don't guess or assume.
Only post your problem at One help site. Applying fixes from multiple help sites can cause problems.
Only reply to this thread, do not start another. Please, continue responding, until I give you the All Clean.
Absence of symptoms does not necessarily mean that everything is clear.
DO NOT run any other fix or removal tools unless instructed to do so!
DO NOT install any other software (or hardware) during the cleaning process. This adds more items to be researched.
Print each set of instructions, if possible. Your Internet connection will not be available during some fix processes.
Your security programs may give warnings for some of the tools I will ask you to use. Be assured, any links I give are safe.
Windows 7 Advice:
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When I leave my Toshiba Satellite L450 idle for a while then come back to it my internet stops working. I reboot the laptop then all is well for a while. This is happening with all browsers. It says my network is connected. This seems to be only on my Toshiba laptop. Thanks

Answer:Internet stops working

Go to the device manager, find the adapter, right click it and select properties, in the power management tab, uncheck the box that says 'Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power'

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mistake

Answer:Internet stops working

Welcome to Seven Forums,

Verify if this is a wired or wireless connection issue. Have you tried both?

Try browsing thru Safe Mode with Networking by restarting your computer, tap F8 then select this option.

Sometimes P2P programs can cause this issue.

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i've got a laptop and a destop and the internet stops working suddenly or when i start my laptop up. the desktop always has internet. the only solution i've found is to restart the router when this happens. is there a reason for this (internet provider is telus)(wireless)

Cheers, PC DUMMY
 

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I'm using Windows XP home. Cable with wireless router.

My internet connection fades away - but not completely. My email client is still able to log in and retrieve messages (pop3), I can still log into my ISP's SMTP server and send messages, and I can connect to a few internet sites (maybe 1 out of 15 that I've tried).

After restarting the computer, browsing with Firefox and with IE, everything is fine for 20 or 30 minutes. Then, without making any changes, the computer will not be able to connect to most websites. This is on the desktop, the only computer hardwired to the router.

I know my actual cable connection is fine - other computers I have are unaffected, still able to connect to any site. Also, I'm still able to connect to a couple websites and use an email client.

Do I have a mystery firewall?

I'm using Norton Internet Security. Windows firewall is disabled. I'm not sure what else is relevant...

Thanks for any ideas!

Austin
 

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Here's a current HiJack This log if it helps:

Logfile of HijackThis v1.97.7
Scan saved at 6:32:37 PM, on 6/13/2005
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccProxy.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security\ISSVC.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SNDSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SPBBC\SPBBCSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Roxio\GoBack\GBPoll.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\NORTON~1\NORTON~2\GHOSTS~2.EXE
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7Debug\mdm.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security\Norton AntiVirus\navapsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\NMSSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton SystemWorks\Norton Utilities\NPROTECT.EXE
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Lanovation\PrismXL\PRISMXL.SYS
C:\PROGRA~1\NORTON~1\SPEEDD~1\nopdb.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\QuickTime\qttask.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\PROMon.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft IntelliPoint\point32.exe
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Hi,

The internet browser stops working on my computer after a while. I saw a lot of people have similar problem and tried all different solution but nothing seems to work. Here are details of my issue

1) After I reboot the machine the internet stops working after 5-10 minutes.
2) This issue does not occur when in safe mode with networking.
3) I have used softwares to cleanup the spywares using adware and have also used software to clean up the registry but still the same problem.

Right now I am in safe mode and will go back to normal mode to provide some of the info requested in other threads.

Please help!

thanks,
Amit
 

Answer:Internet stops working after a while

Here is some of the details that might help in debussing the issue.

Here is ipconfig /all information when the internet is working
Windows IP Configuration
Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : Amit-Kena
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Unknown
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
Ethernet adapter Wireless Network Connection:
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Netwo
k Connection
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-13-02-83-29-74
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.110
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : fe80::213:2ff:fe83:2974%4
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 68.87.71.225
68.87.73.242
68.87.64.146
fec0:0:0:ffff::1%1
fec0:0:0:ffff::2%1
fec0:0:0:ffff::3%1
Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:
Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) PRO/100 VE Network Connect
on
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-A0-D1-43-C8-53
Tunnel adapter Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface:
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : FF-FF-FF-FF-FF-FF-FF-FF
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : fe80::ffff:ffff:fffd%6
De... Read more

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Hello everyone, just hopeing someone could resolve a problem ive had for some time now.

I have a problem with my internet as it tends to stop after a period of time. This can be anything from 30 mins to 2 hours.

At the same time my USB ports stop working aswell. I notice this because I sometimes have my HD on usig the USB ports.

I have a cable modem using a usb port and not an ethernet connection. Ethernet connection has never worked on my computer and has never been a problem.

I have a feeling that it could be a virus somewhere. I have used AVG without detecting anything.

Hope someone can help..

I can put a hijackthis log if it helps
 

Answer:Internet stops working

Welcome to Major Geeks!

Please read ALL of this message including the notes before doing anything.

Pleases follow the instructions in the below link:

READ & RUN ME FIRST. Malware Removal Guide
and attach the requested logs when you finish these instructions.
**** If something does not run, write down the info to explain to us later but keep on going. ****
Do not assume that because one step does not work that they all will not. MGtools will frequently run even when all other tools will not.

After completing the READ & RUN ME and attaching your logs, make sure that you tell us what problems still remain ( if any still do )!
Helpful Notes:

If you run into problems trying to run the READ & RUN ME or any of the scans in normal boot mode, you can run the steps in safe boot mode but make sure you tell us what you did later when you post logs. See the below if you do not know how to boot in safe mode:
Starting your computer in Safe mode

If you have problems downloading on the problem PC, download the tools and the manual updates for SUPERAntiSpyware and Malwarebytes ( links are given in the READ & RUN ME) onto another PC and then burn to a CD. Then copy them to the problem PC. You will have to skip getting updates if (and only if) your internet connection does not work. Yes you could use a flash drive too but flash drives are writeable and infections can spread to them.
If you cannot seem to login to an infected user account, try using a differe... Read more

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I have cable internet access. I have 2 systems hooked up to it through a router and a 8 port hub. On my system, I will try to play the game Half Life Team Fortress Classic and I can get in and refresh my servers, but then after I get the list, my internet stops. I then get out of the program, and try to get on the internet and the internet don't work. I then go to the other computer and the internet don't work there either. This is only a always acurate for instance. Tonight, I was on a forum and it did the same thing. The internet stays out for about 1-5 minutes and them magically comes back on. Why is my network seemingly going down for a few minutes at a time only when upon something I did online? I have contacted my host several times and they said everything is smooth rolling on their side. Whats going on?
 

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if i leave my computer on for a long time a picture of two monitors with a yellow triangle shows up on the bottom of my screen and then the internet stops working. if i place my cursor over the picture it says local are connection status-limited or no connectivity. if i restart my computer everything is back to normal. i have another computer in the house and it never does that....does anyone know why this is happening?

thank you

Answer:Internet Stops Working

Are there any drivers you need for you ethernet adapter that you haven't installed?

If so, install them.

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cant display

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You have double posted see here for reply: http://www.computing.net/answers/wi...

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Alright, so..

My internet stops working after a while, but somehow my AIM works. I tried using Firefox, but it still doesn't work. Sometimes I can go to a website but it will be veryyyy slow. The modem works on my laptop though, so that's probably not the problem. I've used several; anti-viruses & an lsp fix thing... Still didn't work.

Here's a HijackThis log,


Edit by chaslang: Inline HJT log attached.

If anyone can help, I would be sooo happy
 

Answer:Internet stops working after a while..

Welcome to Majorgeeks!

You have one of the latest big PITAs infections to remove! Don't be surprised if this takes awhile and with many repetitive steps. There is no easy fix for this one yet and each case has been slightly different thus far. Hopefully what I have learned already will reduce some of the repetition here.

We need alot more info so continue on with the below. And after these steps, I will have some more things for you to run. The info we will be collecting will help us to find all the files infected so we can remove the infection.

Please follow our standard cleaning procedures which are necessary for us to provide you support. Also there are steps included for installing, renaming, running, and posting HijackThis logs as attachments.

Run ALL the steps in this Sticky thread READ & RUN ME FIRST Before Asking for Support
Make sure you check version numbers and get all updates.
Very Important: Make sure you tell us the results from running the tutorial...was anything found? Were you unable to complete any of the scans?...Were you unable to download any of the tools?...Did you do the on-line scans as suggested? etc.

After doing ALL of the above you still have a problem make sure you have booted to normal mode and run the steps in the below link to properly use HijackThis and attach a log:
Downloading, Installing, and Running HijackThis​Make sure you also rename HijackThis.exe as suggested in the procedures. Use analyse.exe for the n... Read more

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Hi,

Don't know what the problem is but my internet just stops working after browsing for a while. I've tried running AVG, registry mechanic and spybot, closing zonealarm but nothing helps. Happens with both firefox and internet explorer. Usually I start using firefox, it stops. Then I switch to internet explorer, it stops. I even tried using google chrome and then that stopped.

I think AVG found a virus around the time this started happening: Trojan horse Downloader.Zlob.AHEP but this was moved to the virus vault, so I assume AVG disabled it.

Here's my hijackthis log:

Running processes:
C:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exe
C:\Windows\Explorer.EXE
C:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exe
C:\Program Files\DellTPad\Apoint.exe
C:\Windows\RtHDVCpl.exe
C:\Windows\System32\igfxtray.exe
C:\Windows\System32\hkcmd.exe
C:\Windows\System32\igfxpers.exe
C:\Windows\System32\WLTRAY.EXE
C:\Program Files\Dell Support Center\bin\sprtcmd.exe
C:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zlclient.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Windows\system32\igfxsrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG8\avgtray.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Live\Messenger\msnmsgr.exe
C:\Program Files\DellTPad\ApMsgFwd.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmpnscfg.exe
C:\Program Files\Registry Mechanic\RMTray.exe
C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\quickset.exe
C:\Program Files\DellTPad\HidFind.exe
C:\Program Files\DellTPad\Apntex.exe
C:\Windows\system32\wbem\unse... Read more

Answer:Internet stops working after a while - HELP!

Hello and welcome to TSF.

We want all our members to perform the steps outlined in the link given below, before posting for assistance. There's a sticky at the top of this forum, and a
Quote:




Having problems with spyware and pop-ups? First Steps




link at the top of each page.

Please follow our pre-posting process outlined here:

http://www.techsupportforum.com/f50/...lp-305963.html

After running through all the steps, you shall have a proper set of logs. Please post them in a new topic, as this one shall be closed.

If you have trouble with one of the steps, simply move on to the next one, and make note of it in your reply.

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Hi

I have Windows 7 64Bit on a Fujitsu Amilo Desktop Pi3635A, brought brand new in Feb. I use AOL (UK) via a wireless connection.

When I log on (boot up PC) the network connection appears in the taskbar on the right bottom of screen and everything connects as it should, with a good level of wireless connection.

However, once on line I will get to a point where no web pages load and the connection stops. This is verified by the loss of a flashing light to the USB wireless Adapter.

Then if I attempt to enter the network connections either through my computer or via the taskbar, the spinning blue disc appears and I can get no further, I can not enter the connections at all no matter what I try.

I then have to force the PC to shut down via the power button as it wont log off by itself. Upon restarting everything starts up fine again in normal mode. Internet connects etc, then USB stops working after a short while. It can lock up after 1 or 2 minutes or it can last a few hours, but it always drops out in the end.

I have tried the power saving options and that makes no difference. According to instructions both my modem router and USB are windows 7 Compatable and AOL says its not their software, but then Fujitsu say its not their machine and say I should go back to Windows Vista 64 bit, which I think is not the solution when I paid for an Upgrade.........

I had a "basic" Dell for 5 years, which never had this problem on Windows XP.......I regret ever upg... Read more

Answer:Internet stops working - Why

  
Quote: Originally Posted by leemcl1


Hi

I have Windows 7 64Bit on a Fujitsu Amilo Desktop Pi3635A, brought brand new in Feb. I use AOL (UK) via a wireless connection.

When I log on (boot up PC) the network connection appears in the taskbar on the right bottom of screen and everything connects as it should, with a good level of wireless connection.

However, once on line I will get to a point where no web pages load and the connection stops. This is verified by the loss of a flashing light to the USB wireless Adapter.

Then if I attempt to enter the network connections either through my computer or via the taskbar, the spinning blue disc appears and I can get no further, I can not enter the connections at all no matter what I try.

I then have to force the PC to shut down via the power button as it wont log off by itself. Upon restarting everything starts up fine again in normal mode. Internet connects etc, then USB stops working after a short while. It can lock up after 1 or 2 minutes or it can last a few hours, but it always drops out in the end.

I have tried the power saving options and that makes no difference. According to instructions both my modem router and USB are windows 7 Compatable and AOL says its not their software, but then Fujitsu say its not their machine and say I should go back to Windows Vista 64 bit, which I think is not the solution when I paid for an Upgrade.........

I had a "basic" Dell for 5 ... Read more

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I have an older computer. It is probably 6 to 8 years old. It is a HP pavilion and is a XP.

I can be online and just out of the blue, it will not pull anything up and I just keep getting page cannot be found, ect. ect. Last night when this happened, my email, OE, still worked in sending and receiving messages though. I tried for hours to pull up a web page, any web page and it would not.

I called my internet company and they talked me through all the little steps in the black box (as you can tell, I am a real computer wiz! NOT). That worked the time before when this happened, but not last night. They said it was a problem with my computer, not with my connection.

Anyway, is there anything I can do myself to see if it can be fixed? I just use my computer to play and pay bills, so I hate to spend money on a new one for that.

Thanks for any info you can give me.
 

Answer:Internet just stops working??

Well, the first thing to do would be to try reinstalling your internet browser (internet explorer?), or try using a different one like firefox, opera... If all else fails, format your drive and reinstall windows. Fell free to ask if you need further instruction and let us know what you achieved.
 

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i have windows xp and my internet stops working after a while, mostly after not being used for a period of time. it happens with IE and firefox. nothings wrong with the connectivity/wiring nothings wrong with the modem or ip or anything

firefox loads up a blank screen and says done, IE gives me the "this page cannot be displayed" page. msn messenger would keep me logged on but wont allow me to send or recieve messages. it keeps me on world of warcraft if the internet dies but if i close it after the internet dies it wont let me back in.

heres my log from hijackthis:
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 7:24:59 PM, on 10/4/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SNDSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SPBBC\SPBBCSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware 2007\aawservice.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\ContentWatch\Internet Protection\cwsvc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\COMMON~1\AOL\ACS\AOLacsd.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\App... Read more

Answer:internet stops working..

also, the only way ive been able to fix this problem is by rebooting. and sometimes after the reboot and my computer loads up again my CPU usage will rise to around 50% and stay there until i reboot again (this is without any programs running). normally it will sit around 2 or 3% w/o any running programs

thanks

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Hi, Untill recently my internet workes fine, but now after a while it just stops working. When i go to repair my local area connection it says nothing is wrong. I don't get it, can someone help me?
 

Answer:Internet stops working after a while

Have you try restart the computer?
 

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Hey ppl....im getting reeealy pissed at this one thing;

i had my modem connected through LAN, but recently it stopped working (LAN card screwed)..so i connected using the USB cable...It works fine for some time, and then it just DIES. i restart the modem, works for 1 or 2 minutes and DIES again... wen im just surfing, it stays alive fr a long time, but wen i play games online it gives up after maybe 20 minutes... a little help here?? wtf is wrong?

thanks.
 

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Ok. I've tried everything, here is the problem. when working on IE 6.0 on windows XP, after about 10 or 15 min it will not open another web page, it gives me page cannot be displayed or something like that. I can ping www.yahoo.com I have an IP address. I've run Adaware, Trend antivirus, Spybot, CWShredder. and nothing they all come up clean. I even brought it to my buddy's house thinking it may be the connection but it happens there as well.

Any Help would be great.
 

Answer:Internet stops working

Any one PLEASE
 

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Hi,

I have a Dell Dimension 4550 running Windows XP SP3.

I had been using a TrendNet Ethernet wireless adapter and was having problems. I thought it had to do with the Ethernet port on the PC, so I just got a USB Wireless adapter figuring that would work better. Unfortunately the same thing is happening.

The internet connection will work for some period of time (after a reboot). Then in a matter of several minutes, it stops working. The wireless status looks fine (shows connected with a very good signal). However, when I try to go to a website in both IE and Firefox, it just hangs, waiting..... I try to disable/enable/repair the wireless local connection but that does not work. I have to reboot the PC to get it to work again.

Now, several months ago I did have to reinstall XP on the PC and am wondering if the driver installation was screwed up. Unfortunately we had spotty internet before the reinstall so I can't specifically tie the problem to the reinstall.

Also, I tried to reset the TCP/IP information and Winsock and uninstall IPv6 (as per other threads I saw on this forum) - still does the same thing.

Note that all other wireless devices have no issues (laptop, Droid, Wii, TiVo, etc.), so it's something with this PC. I have a Netgear router (supporting n and g). And I'd used the TrendNet adapter on another laptop with no issues.

Any help you can give me would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks!

Here is the output from ipconfig /all:

ipconfig /all

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Answer:Internet works, then stops working

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Ok guys ....i reinstalled my windows vista home preminum from scratch and i still have the problem where my internet stops working randomly.

I tried many things, most of the things people have said on numerous forums. My bro uses the exact same laptop. but his internet is fine.
I tried to follow the event viewrs and changed many settings but to no avail.

But the internet drosp r less frequent after i reinstalled windows probably because there r less programs to interfer.

First i used to think that suddenly the computer stops reading my network card but thats not true coz when my internet stops. the icons sometimes, somtimes says there r no available networks but i can still see my network adaptor in device manager (it is not veiwable unless i swithc it on)...this means that the adpator is connected but the internet is not working...Sometimes it just shows limited connectivity, so i log off my network and when i try to log in, it doesnt...i have to switch it off and on again.

This problem usually happens when e.g. msn messenger or my voip software get stuck. When they get stuck, it knocks out the internet, or maybe the internet knocks these out lol..not sure..plz plz help me

two things i havent tried: updating firmware of the router, but most people say it doesnt work, and the exact same laptop my bro has and its working fine on our network

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Answer:Internet stops working randomly

hi uch

when you said you reinstalled vista from scratch, did you mean that you formatted your HD and then installed the OS or did you just reinstall Vista without a format? Also, have you tried checking for viruses when you "tried most things"? Go through the 8-step virus removal tool here ... http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic58138.html .... Does your brother use the computer you're using or is it the same type of computer but separate computers?

Spyder_1386
 

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Hi
I'm running a dell pc with Vista OS. Whenever I log on to IE it stops working straight away. Sometimes windows solution suggests that I have a problem with add ons, but I have only got Adobe , google and microsoft stuff. Though I have no problem accessing my homepage or the internet via the tool bar. Any thoughts?

regards
Cluey

Answer:Internet explorer stops working

Close IE.Go Start>All Programs>Accessories>System Tools, and click on Internet Explorer (no add-ons). Same thing?

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Hello, today is updated my laptop to internet explorer 9. Eversince then my computer freezes telling me internet explorer has stopped working or is not responding. I have tried to uninstall internet explorer 9 but i am unable to find it in my installed programs. Below is my HJT Log. Please help...

Thank you!!

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 1:18:22 AM, on 6/28/2011
Platform: Windows 7 SP1 (WinNT 6.00.3505)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v9.00 (9.00.8112.16421)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Dell DataSafe Local Backup\Components\DSUpdate\DSUpd.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Dell DataSafe Local Backup\COMPONENTS\SCHEDULER\STSERVICE.EXE
C:\Program Files (x86)\Spybot - Search & Destroy\TeaTimer.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14\MSOSYNC.EXE
C:\Program Files (x86)\Dell DataSafe Local Backup\Toaster.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\CyberLink\PowerDVD DX\PDVDDXSrv.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Dell Webcam\Dell Webcam Central\WebcamDell2.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee Security Scan\2.0.181\SSScheduler.exe
C:\Philips\GoGear VIBE Device Manager\GoGear_Vibe_DeviceManager.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ArcSoft\Connection Service\Bin\ACDaemon.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Java\Java Update\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Sensible Vision\Fast Access\FATrayMon.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ArcSoft\Connection Service\Bin\ArcCon.ac
C:\Program Files (x86)\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
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Hi,

Basically, my internet's been fine until about a week ago. I'm currently using the Aztech DSL1000EW router/modem which has been working great up to now. My problem is this: after about 5-30 minutes (time fluctuates, annoying because after 15 minutes of continuous usage you think the problem's solved!) all webpages suddenly become 'unavailable'. I've disabled proxies under LAN settings, tried flushing DNS, resetting winsock with the netsh commands but to no avail. To get the internet to work again, I can just go to my router page, click disconnect and reconnect and it'll work for another 5-30 minutes.

From the various threads of people with the same problem, I can gather that this is due to a malware/spyware problem? I've used MAMB but it detected nothing on my computer.

Thanks for any help!
 

Answer:Solved: Internet stops working

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The internet connection works when first logged on but stops working after a few minutes and the IP address can not be renewed.
Internet generally works fine in Safe Mode with Networking but when I was about to post this, it stopped working.

Some of the scans had no results in normal boot so I ran all of them in Safe Mode.

Combofix says RootKit.ZeroAccess detected, that afd.sys is infected and fixed but any change to afd.sys is quickly reverted.

RootRepeal crashes computer when starting scan.

I am not around to work on the computer for all but just a few nights a week so I will most likely not be able to respond for a few days.
 

Answer:Internet stops working, RootKit?

Hi and welcome to Major Geeks, Level

From Add/Remove Programs (via Control Panel), please uninstall the below:

avast! Free Antivirus
CA Anti-Spyware
CA Internet Security Suite
SUPERAntiSpyware

Please download and run AVG Remover

Please download and run Avast! Uninstall Utility
This utility must be run from Safe Mode.

Please download OTL by OldTimer.


Save it to your desktop.
Double click on the OTL icon on your desktop.
Check the "Scan All Users" checkbox.
Check the "Standard Output".
Change the setting of "Drivers" and "Services" to "All"
Copy the text in the code box below and paste it into the text-field.

Code:

activex
netsvcs
/md5start
afd.sys
i8042prt.sys
ipsec.sys
netbt.sys
svchost.exe
tcpip.sys
/md5stop
%windir%\$ntuninstallkb*. /30
%windir%\system32\drivers\*.sys /lockedfiles
%windir%\*.* /mp
%windir%\*.* /rp
%windir%\*.* /sl
%systemdrive%\mgtools\*.*
Now click the button.
One report will be created:
OTL.txt <-- Will be opened

Attach OTL.txt to your next message. (How to attach)

 

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If I print my IE6 stops working and i have to reboot the computer.I'm usung Win2K with a lexmark x1150 and my modem is webstar running blueyonder 1.5 mb service.both units are connected via USB in the back of my pc.Thanks in advanceChris

Answer:Printer stops internet working.

Sounds like your printer is taking all the power when printing and your modem is tripping out.Suggest you get a self powered usb hub and connect the printer or the modem to that.

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After connecting to the internet on my laptop, the internet connection will work great for 3-4 minutes or less than it slows down drastically or essentially not working at all. If I disconnect and reconnect the wifi, it will work again but just for a short amount of time. The wireless connection works great on other laptops.
I have Mcafee Antivirus which is not showing any virus or malware attack. Tried restoring the computer to factory settings and the internet stays connected for what seem a few minutes longer. Please help.
 

Answer:Internet stops working after few minutes

if you connect to the router by a cable - does it now work all OK
trying to establish if its wireless and cable connection or just wireless

whats the make and model of the PC
what windows version

Tried restoring the computer to factory settingsClick to expand...

did you re-install all the drivers again as well ?

It may be mcafee - do you have a full subscription to mcafee at all ?
 

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So I posted this in the networking forum as well and got no replies. Figured it couldn't hurt to post in this forum since it's more popular.

Ok, so I have this really annoying problem. My internet stops working after I'm using it for some time. Sometimes it works fine for 3 hours then stops. Sometimes just 20 minutes. I can't load any pages, sign on to messenger programs or anything. But if I restart my computer it will work just fine again. But doing this is EXTREMELY annoying. I believe it's something with my computer and not the actual connection because my roommates' connections are fine. The network connection says that it is still connected. I tried a repair, but that didn't work. Any ideas on what can be causing this? Any help is GREATLY appreciated.
 

Answer:Internet stops working after awhile

Is this an onboard nic, or expansion nic? Have you updated the drivers for said nic.

When the networking goes down, can you ping the gateway? Can you ping www.majorgeeks.com

What about the IP, do you still have one via, ipconfig?

All this can be accomplished via: START, RUN, cmd (or command (9x)).
 

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Hello everyone:

I?m using Chrome, Windows 7, and from time to time my internet stops working. When that happens, I open Firefox and IE, but still no internet. It only starts working after I restart the computer. The odd thing is that my mom uses a laptop, and she?s having the same problem. We recently had our cable provider install a new cable modem/router, but the problem still persists. My Mom?s laptop also has Windows 7, McAfee Antivirus Plus, and we?re both sharing a router. Hers is using wifi, mine is wired. Does someone have any suggestions? Any help would be great!

P.S. I cleared off the box with (network icon/properties/power management/) "allow computer turn off this device to save power"/ but this has resolved nothing. The problem is still there.

Answer:Internet stops working until I restart. Plz Help!!

That might be the issue if your laptop and your moms is set for Windows to turn off your wifi adapter to save power that could break your connection if your computer is running off the battery and goes idle.

When this happens are you still connected to the router (Connected but there will be a yellow mark exclamation mark saying no internet) or is there a X?
Try changing the power settings Go to control panel>Power options>Advanced Options locate your wireless adapter set it on "Do not allow computer turn off this device to save power" click ok or save.

See if this help maintain your connection.

Let use know.

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I keep getting a message that my internet explorer has stopped working and I have to click on close program. Then it says it is searching for a solution to the problem, can't find one, then says windows will advise me when there is a solution. Why is this and what is happening?

Answer:Internet Explorer stops working

The cause could be any one of a dozen things - malware, errors in Windows, hardware problem etc etc.Best thing to do is to download & install Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox and use them instead of IE.If IE won't work long enough to let you download anything, ask a friend to download Firefox for you and put it on a pen drive so you can install it on your PC.

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Almost like clockwork my computer stops being able to respond to the internet after about 38 min.
Network support forum helped me clean up the ISP issue but this computer that I am working from (it's it's 38 of the day) still stops recieving packets after 38 min.
it's like a log file fills up and will not allow the system to recieve anymore.
other computers on the network work fine.

i assume i have nastyness on this machine alone.
any assitance would be great before i burn and purge.


DDS (Ver_09-06-26.01) - NTFSx86
Run by greg at 21:46:42.82 on Tue 07/07/2009
Internet Explorer: 7.0.5730.13 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_14
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.3326.2795 [GMT -4:00]

AV: AVG Anti-Virus Free *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated) {17DDD097-36FF-435F-9E1B-52D74245D6BF}

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
svchost.exe
svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\AAWService.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgwdsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k imgsvc
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgrsx.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgnsx.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgtray.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\spool\DRIVERS\W32X86\3\E_FATIADA.EXE
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\AAWTray.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wuauclt.exe
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Answer:[SOLVED] Internet stops working after 38 min

Hello and welcome to TSF.

Sorry for not being able to have replied to your topic. If you still need help, please start a new thread and post a fresh set of logs requested in our pre-posting process outlined below, as it has been quite a while since you posted:

NEW INSTRUCTIONS - Read This Before Posting For Malware Removal Help

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System - HP m9000t - Q6600(quad) - 4GB ram - VistaHere is what happensI'll be on my computer surfing around and all of a sudden my internet connection seems to have stopped. Both Firefox 2.0.0.11 and IE7 will display "cannot display this page" but, MSN messenger and Full Tilt poker are still working. I click on connection and it looks normal, still working. I click on diagnose and repair and it thinks for a long time and then comes up with a window that says it cannot connect to Microsoft. The only solution to this problem that I have found is to do a hard reset(meaning just hold down the power button). If I just select reset or shutdown the computer seems to lock-up and sits on the shutting down screen. I also tried to hibernate the system and the same thing seems to happen since the system just stays on and doesn't shut off.I am on broadband through Quest now, but I just moved and this was happening before with my Cable one Broadband. Also, my desktop has a wireless card and this problem comes even if I have it turned offI've tried to search on this but I think my wordage might be causing too many other hits because I can't find anything similar. It seems to be happening more and more lately and is getting quite frustrating.Thanks for any help

Answer:Internet stops working in firefox and IE7???

QuoteThe only solution to this problem that I have found is to do a hard reset(meaning just hold down the power button)You don't want to do this too many times...Let's hurry up, before you won't be able to connect at all...1. Run free ESET Online Scanner at: http://www.eset.com/onlinescan/Note: This Scanner is for Internet Explorer Only   1.  You will notice that the "Start" button is grayed out. Place a check mark at "Yes, I accept the Terms of use". The "Start" button will become visible. Click on it.   2. If it wants to install an ActiveX component allow it   3. You will be asked to install an ActiveX, click the "Install" button (Note: If you have a Firewall install you may have to approve the installation)   4. Once ActiveX control is installed click on the "Start" button to initialize the scanner   5. After initialization is complete uncheck\untick "Remove found threats"   6. Check\tick "Scan unwanted applications"   7. Click the "Scan" button   8. Once the scan is done, you will find a log in C:\Program Files\esetonlinescanner\log.txtPost ESET's log.2. Download SUPERAntiSpyware Free for Home Users:http://www.superantispyware.com/Print these instructions out.    * Double-click SUPERAntiSpyware.exe and use the default settings for installation.    * An icon will be creat... Read more

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I just bought this new pc and it was working really fine but after a day, I started getting that error. My internet stops working after a while. First my internet used to stop working whenever I opened Chrome Web stores, later my internet used to stop working whenever I opened facebook. And now my internet stops working randomly after 5 minutes or 15 minutes or 30 minutes. I am using Google Chrome and my OS is windows xp (maybe service pace 1 or 2) I dont know. Can anyone please help me in this? I am using Wi-Fi internet connection.

Thank you everyone
this is my first thread here
 

Answer:Solved: My internet stops working after a while.

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Hi, I'm new to Major Geeks but it's been a great help and resource. My internet has been cutting out recently 5-10 minutes after a reboot, and my browser does not connect to any website. I can still ping websites when my browsers are down and my internet connects again after my reboot. I've tried using various browsers and have run numerous scans with a bunch of Antivirus programs and they've all come back with nothing. I've run the basic scans outlined in the FAQ and have attached the logs below. Please help me fix this, I'd rather not have to reformat :/
 

Answer:Internet stops working after a few minutes...

Welcome to Major Geeks!

It does not look like you are having malware problems based on your logs which are all clean. Also your symptoms do not sound like malware since it only starts after a number of minutes. I suggest that you try booting in Safe Mode with Networking to see if you still have the same problems. Also try using Internet Explorer but run it with no add-ons ( right click the IE icon and you will see the Start without Add-Ons option ).


Also next time you have the problem, try the below and see what happens:


Click Start > Run and type in cmd

Click OK.
This will open a command prompt.
Type or copy and paste the following lines ( one at a time) into the command window and hit enter after each one and wait for it to complete.
ipconfig /flushdns
ipconfig /release
ipconfig /renew

Exit the command window and see if there is any change to your connection

 

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I boot the computer, open Chrome and start browsing. After a minute (maybe even less) The browser just stops loading web pages, and doesn't pop any errors or messages. The signal exists but it simply won't load. The internet on the other computers works fine. Im not sure about this, but I think that it continued loading a youtube video after it stopped working, but wouldn't open any other pages at all. Please help me fix this, I'm running 64 bit version of Windows 7.

Edit: After rebooting it again works for a minute or so and then stops.

Answer:My internet stops working after one minute

tried rebooting router?

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So I've had this issue for a while where a few times a day ( probably like 20 times while I'm on the computer) my internet suddenly stops working for a little while. Im connected to my modem via a cable, and at first I thought the problem was with my computer, but I learned that this also happens to my brother, who is also connected to the modem. The weird thing is that it doesnt happen to both of us at the same time, so its like the internet is crashing. Is it safe to assume that the problem is with the modem? Would it get fixed if I replace it?
 

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every time i log in into twitter.com my internet crashes it says internet explorer has stopped working. i've tryed changing my security setting but it doesnt seem to work !HELP!

Answer:my internet stops working in twitter, why?

Try downloading Firefox and access Twitter using this browser and see if the problem goes away. If it does then there is a IE setting that might be the issue

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Hi,

My internet explorer stops working after about 5 minutes. If I download a file it will stop working after the file is downloaded. Vista then takes a long time (3 to 5 minutes) to shut down. I have to reset the pc to git it working.

Do I have a virus or trojan on my PC. If so how do I get raid of it. I have avg antivirus.


Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 10:01:10, on 10/05/2009
Platform: Windows Vista SP1 (WinNT 6.00.1905)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6001.18226)
Boot mode: Safe mode

Running processes:
C:\Windows\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.yahoo.com/
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,SearchAssistant =
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,CustomizeSearch =
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion... Read more

Answer:Internet Explorer Stops working

ZA is also asking to give iexplorer.exe server access.


Alert property Alert property value Technical explanation
Program Name Internet Explorer A program running on your computer, which either attempted to send an IP packet over the Internet or is waiting for an incoming packet.
Filename iexplore.exe The filename of the program that ZoneAlarm found on your computer.
Program Version 8.00.6001.18702 (longhorn_ie8_rtm(wmbla).090308-0339) The version of Internet Explorer running on your computer.
Program Size 638816 The size of the program executable file in bytes.
Program MD5 b60dddd2d63ce41cb8c487fcfbb6419e The MD5 hash, or number, that uniquely identifies the executable.
Smart Checksum 603188e42b079c1b57f28c6cb2d94d65 The SKIMP hash, or number, that uniquely identifies the executable.
Date Modified Mar-08-2009 10:09:26 PM The date when iexplore.exe was most recently modified.
Connect Type Server This value can be either Access, which is an Internet connection attempt by Internet Explorer or Server, which indicates that Internet Explorer is waiting for connections coming in from the Internet.
Local Port 62871 The port Internet Explorer is using to receive packets on the local computer.
Remote IP Address 0.0.0.0 The IP address of the remote computer that caused the alert.
Alert Date May-10-2009 07:35:15 AM PDT The time when ZoneAlarm detected the alert on your computer.

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My other computer, if it is on for 2-4 hours the internet stops working. If I go on a website after my computer is on for 3-4 hours it will say it is not found for every website. After about 2 hours of my compuer being on my internet will start to go slower. But after I restart my computer my internet will be working fine. till about 2-4?

Does someone know why this happens and if I can stop it?

Answer:Internet Stops Working After About 2-4 Hours?help!?

What security programs are you running, antivirus, antispyware, firewall..? Do you have other computers on your LAN and do they stop working also? When it stops working contact your ISP and have them do a line test fo you. See if it is a wiring problem. When it stops working does the network activity icon in you task bar show activity? What about your task manager (Ctrl+Alt+Del)? If it does you may have malware infecting your system.

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Need help as my PC internet seems to stopo working after a few minutes and I would need to restart com before it works again.

Attached are DDS files DDS attachment file and Roor Repeal files

Thanks for the help.

Answer:Internet Stops Working and PC need restarting

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Foll... Read more

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Hi!
So after using youtube for a while, my internet suddenly stops. The strange thing is there is no indication of any problems (wireless bars are maxed and with no yellow warning sign). I've also used xirrus wireless inspector and run the connection test with no problems. This problem has been going on for more than a month.
I'm also new here
Thanks in advance!
 

Answer:Internet stops working after using youtube

Please do not start multiple threads on the same topic. Continue here.
 

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Hi
My computer sometimes after watching a YouTube video or downloading a file the internet just stop working and how much I wait it doesn't open a page or download a file except one program that work after that which is BitTorrent ,I don't know what's wrong please I need help
 
 

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I am having a problem with my mothes computer. Internet works fine until i install virus protection. Once virus protection is enabled the internet won't work. I installed malwarebytes and the same thing happens. I did a manual update via flashdrive and ran both virus scan and malwarebytes and nothing is detected.

I also noticed when Adobe flash tried to update it lost connection too.

HP dx5150 Small Form Factor PC, windows xp professional service pack 3

Answer:Internet stops working with antiviurs

Which anti virus are you trying to install?

Try this Winsock fix after installing the AVP.

http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=299357

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IE stops after about 8 minutes and I can't access anything on the net. When I type in a site, instead of the address showing on the bottom bar I get a series of numbers.
eg. www.google.com becomes 74.125.19.147

Then the IE page eventually pops up saying IE can't access the site. My ISP says there is not a connection problem. A friend said it may be a network problem.

Can anyone help please?
 

Answer:Internet Explorer stops working

Reinstall IE (or update to ie7 if you haven't yet)
 

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Well, Im addicted to Azureus and fan subbed anime. So, Im always downloading and uploading a lot.

My problem is that after a while ( a few hours ) of solid downloading/uploading, the internet will completely cease to work on this computer. I have to reboot it. The other computer that is on the same router, still gets onto the net fine.

I have a Intel Pro 1000 CT integrated network card on my Abit IC7-G with the newest drivers. Is there something I can configure differently to prevent this from happening? I hate leaving downloads/uploads over night to find that 3 hours into them, they just quit working.
 

Answer:Downloads for a while, then internet stops working

same thing happens to me when downloading from newsgroups :-(
 

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My internet browsers, IE & Firefox, stops working after about 5 minutes of use. Then, it would start working again after a minute, but stops again. All my other programs doesnt lose connection though. Can you help me out?
Here is my log.
Thanks in advance.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 6:05:43 PM, on 9/21/2006
Platform: Windows 2000 SP4 (WinNT 5.00.2195)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\WINNT\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\services.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Symantec\LiveUpdate\ALUSchedulerSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccProxy.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\CheckPoint\SSL Network Extender\slimsvc.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\CTsvcCDA.EXE
C:\WINNT\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\ewido anti-spyware 4.0\guard.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Symantec\NORTON~1\GHOSTS~2.EXE
C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security\ISSVC.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton Internet Security\Norton AntiVirus\navapsvc.exe
C:\WINNT\System32\pctspk.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\regsvc.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\MSTask.exe
C:\Program Files\Photodex\ProShowGold\ScsiAccess.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SNDSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exe
C:\WINNT\System32\WBEM\WinMgmt.... Read more

Answer:Internet Browser stops working

Hi and welcome to TSF.

Apologies for any delay in replying, but we have been rather busy lately.

Since it has been a few days since you first posted, please post a fresh HijackThis Log if you still need assistance.

Thank you.

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Hey guys,I got a problem where my internet will only work for a hour or so and then I cant load any pages but my utorrent will still be downloading and my xbox live still works. I have google chrome so im guessing it has something to do with the browser?Thanks in advance for the help guys

Answer:internet just stops working after a hour or so

Ok to add to that i downloaded firefox to see if it was google chrome that was the problem but same thing happens the net stops and i cant load anything but utorrent still downloads and everything else such as my phones net still works when connected to the router.Every time it happens i have to restart my computer to get the net to work again

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First of all, I'm running XP Media Center Edition SP3 (though the problem was also present with SP2).

I am connected to the internet through a cable modem. Basically, I'll be surfing the internet and pages suddenly stop loading (i.e. they all end up timing out after trying to load for quite a while). After a couple of minutes, everything will start working normally again. This is the case in all browsers (Firefox, IE, Opera). My XBox live connection (connected to the same modem through router) does not seem to suffer from the same sudden internet disconnection.

I've basically tried all issues related to spyware and viruses (going through all of the suggested steps and posting logs on the spyware forum). I was given a clean bill of health, so the problem is not malware related.

I've also tried things like rebooting the router and repairing winsock.

Any suggestions or advice on this matter would be greatly appreciated!

Answer:Internet Stops Working Intermittently

Ahh, I also wanted to mention that I also uninstalled Norton's.

I also tried bypassing the router. Neither of these things helped.

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Hello, I am not a computer genius but I know bits and pieces. My problem (according to me) is very odd. In the household we have 3 laptops, 2 used very often for browsing. The wireless internet has no problems with this but my problem occurs when I connect to my wireless internet using my mobile phone. The internet will work for a few minutes then will stop working completely on both phone and laptops. When I run diagnostics it says that there are no problems found with the connection but I still cannot connect to the router. The only way to fix the problem is by resetting the router. Anybody know why this is the case and how I could fix it as I would like to be able to browse the internet on my mobile.

Thank you in advance
 

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Hi,

I have a fresh install of Windows 7 on a (partly) new Desktop. Sometimes suddenly internet gets really slow and stops working.
All other devices in my house (ipad, labtop (XP), phones) have no problems at all. This should suggest it's a problem of my PC but:
Connecting to the WiFi of my neighboor solves the problem!
Must be a problem of my PC and rooter together....

Update's i did to trie and solve the problem:
Update firmware rooter (D-Link 655 mixed WiFi)
Update drivers Wireless PCI card
Update AVG antivirus

From a tread in this forum i tried a static IP but didn't work.

Any suggestions?

Answer:Internet stops working randomly

phamersma,
Welcome to the forums. Have a look here.

Network

Just wanted to add, sometimes antivirus plays in this. Have you considered MSE?

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After the automatic updates for XP Pro are installed and pc is restarted the internet will not work. It is unable to obtain an IP address from the router and I have to perform a system restore in order for it to work again. Anyone else experience this problem or have any ideas?
 

Answer:Internet stops working after updating XP Pro

OrionNT said:

After the automatic updates for XP Pro are installed and pc is restarted the internet will not work.Click to expand...

Damn...you better get it working again, or people all over the world are going to be pissed!

Where is this PC? at home? part of a domain? more details please
 

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Sometimes, while I'm just going on the internet, my internet will just randomly stop working. After fiddling around, I found out that if I disconnect and reconnect the internet cord (at least I think that's what it is), the internet will start working again. This happens a lot more often if I watch a video on Youtube (and Youtube only), and I've recently found out playing Fusion Fall creates the same effect. This is a major annoyance for me and I have no clue how to stop it. Does anyone have an idea what's the problem?

Answer:Internet randomly stops working

Also, I don't know what kind of settings my computer has, nor do I know how to find out.

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title is self explanatory. i used and am using pf setup static ip. i couldnt find an explanation anywhere.
i use windows 7 ultimate.
Dell
intel core processer.
anyother questions i forgot to answer tell me.
i want to know so i can start port fwording

dynamic ipconfiguration

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\Users\newuser>ipconfig /all

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : newuser-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection 2:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 0C-60-76-00-C5-5D
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Dell Wireless 1397 WLAN Mini-Card
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 0C-60-76-00-C5-5D
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::cd93:d27a:1233:f3ad%12(Preferred)
IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.103(Preferred)
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
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Answer:Internet stops working when set to static ip

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Windows media player works but when i go to places like youtube it works for a little bit then stops .I restart my computer and it seems to work but then their is no sound again.I checked for viruses and got rid of them but it did not help. My volume is on but nothing plays but windows media player .I use an online alarm clock and it did not wake me up because their was no sound.

Edit: never mind, i just plugged in some headphones and removed them now it works.

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Hello Tech Support,

Everytime I close a programme, I keep getting the following Message:

INTERNET EXPLORER HAS STOPPED WORKING
A problem caused this programme to stop working correctly, Windows will close this programme and notify you if a solution is avauilable...
 

Answer:Internet Explorer stops working

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ok currently i have an XP system running as the server, connected to a Belkin wireless router, and everythign else connected to that. But i've noticed on my vista machine that the internet stops working afterawhile..... browser, mail programs, MSN (appears online but can't reply to any messages and nothing seems to be coming thru). now the network centre still showing that i'm connected. but like i said nothing works......

while every other computer on the network runs fine on the net, just the vista machine...... please tell me i'm not the only one having this problem.


Tim

Answer:Internet Stops working after awhile???

Hello. This has to do with the type of router you are using. You should get a hold of a "VISTA Compatible" router and you should have no problems. It has something to do with the router. I had an issue with a "NetGear" router and I returned it because of the reviews it received.

Try purchasing a new/better router and see if it still occurs.

Pete

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I just got Windows XP to install on my P4p800D and have set up my internet.

The thing is that after about 10 minutes of use or not using it. It stops working. Once i restart my computer it starts working again. But after a little bit it shuts off again. Its really frustratign having to restart my computer everytime i want to access the net. Also programs like AIM and ICQ once connected stay connected and work.

I'm on ADSL with a 3COM Gigabit LOM onboard network card(i think). PLEASE HELP.

This problem seems to be the same problem I saw on this thread: http://forums.techguy.org/t149849/s3aa6409745b41184194281bee6550d55.html

Does anyone know how I can get in touch with Stretchr and ask how he got it fixed.. If ever?
 

Answer:Internet stops working after 10 minutes! Please help.. I've tried everything!

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Windows Vista

I start the computer and everything works fine. After a few hours my internet connection disappears. The computer says that it is still connected but can't communicate with other sites. Once I restart the computer, it is back in working condition, and loses connection again eventually.
 

Answer:Internet suddenly stops working

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I have comcast and have a linksys wireless G 2.4ghz broadband router.Freqently while being on-line the computer will stop working and the screen will say the internet has stopped working.The computer then would restart itself.This problem continues everyday 2 or 3 times daily please help.
 

Answer:internet freqently stops working

Is this the only PC that disconnects - do other devices connected work OK - if so how are they connected to the router - wireless or wired

would you post the following tests when the internet is working OK, and then repeat ALL the tests when the internet disconnects.
Make sure you also indicate on the reply which tests are for what condition.

please include the xirrus screen shots for both conditions - see how below.

Please post back here the make and exact model of the router and if you have a separate modem, the make and exact model of the modem.

Please make a note of the status of the lights on the modem and on the router when working normally - post that light status here.
Now when the internet disconnects make a note of the status of the lights for the modem and router here again. also note which have changed.

What firewall / security suite or anti-virus do you currently have on the PC - or you have ever had on the PC in the past - any trial ware - like Norton, Mcafee , AVG , Webroot etc

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ipconfig /all
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post the results in a reply here.
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the file and paste here.

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Hey peeps, im having this really annoying problem when i download something or skyping someone the internet stops and i get the yellow exclamation symbol on the signal strength bar in the bottom right,it lasts for about 30 seconds and then it starts working again.Sometimes it doesn't even show the yellow symbol.I have quite low speeds as it is and trying to download things take ages and this just corrupts,or cancels all my downloads.

Cam

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Hi there,
I've received a computer that is having internet problems. He's tried replacing his modem, his ethernet cables, and even his network card. I've taken the computer overnight to my house and it's had the same problem.

I can browse the internet perfectly, and fine, and on seemingly random occasions the internet stops working, I get 404 errors, and I can't get it to work until I reboot.

He is using Windows XP.

Here's a HiJackThis log:

Code:

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 12:10:35 AM, on 10/18/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16674)
Boot mode: Normal
Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\devldr32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgwdsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SOUNDMAN.EXE
C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero8\Nero BackItUp\NBService.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0_05\bin\jusched.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgtray.exe
C:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zlclient.exe
C:\Program Files\Spybot - Search & Destroy\TeaTimer.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\Program Files\PeerGuardian2\pg2.exe
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My desktop used to be plugged into the router with an ethernet cable and I would have no issues with the internet, but recently I moved and had to buy a wireless adapter for my desktop because it's now in a different room than the router.

For some reason, the internet works amazing for around 30 minutes... sometimes even over an hour, but then the internet just stops working. The wireless icon in the system tray says its connected, but I get a "this page cannot be displayed" error on every page I visit. The only solution is to restart my computer to get the internet functioning again.

Any idea why this is happening, and is there a solution?
 

Answer:Internet stops working after a few minutes

You may want to re-post this here:
http://forums.techguy.org/53-networking/
 

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Help me, since yesterday, my internet disconnects and to connect again, I need to restart my PC all over again. Please do help me

Here's my system specs:
OS Name Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Version 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 Build 2600
OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
System Name PC1
System Manufacturer System manufacturer
System Model System Product Name
System Type X86-based PC
Processor x86 Family 6 Model 23 Stepping 10 GenuineIntel ~2528 Mhz
Processor x86 Family 6 Model 23 Stepping 10 GenuineIntel ~2527 Mhz
BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. 0404, 7/31/2008
SMBIOS Version 2.4
Windows Directory C:\WINDOWS
System Directory C:\WINDOWS\system32
Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume1
Locale United States
Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158)"
User Name PC1\Japs
Time Zone Taipei Standard Time
Total Physical Memory 1,024.00 MB
Available Physical Memory 219.20 MB
Total Virtual Memory 2.00 GB
Available Virtual Memory 1.95 GB
Page File Space 2.40 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys

Here's the Hijack Log
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 5:21:46 PM, on 3/15/2012
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
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Hi all,

This has been happening for days and I have no idea what to do.

I hope someone can help.

Basically what happens is after a few hours the browsers on my main PC stop working. AOL still works, my torrent program still works, and frostwire still works.

Firefox and IE do not.

If I reboot the system everything is fine again until a few hours, rinse, repeat.

I have comcast with a linksys WRT54g router. The main PC is a wired connection and is having the issue.

The issue does NOT occur with the other PC in the network, which is connected wirelessly.

What I can't figure out is all that doesn't work are my browsers and Yahoo Messenger.

For example, Firefox and IE don't work.

However my torrent program still works, AOL (minus browsing) still works, Limewire still works. Also the laptop I have connected to the network wirelessly works fine.

When the problem happens all that doesn't work are the browsers.

I am STUMPED.

Thanks everyone for any help.

Below is a log that Yahoo Messenger made for me when the problem was occuring.

If you need any other information from me please let me know. I am quite annoyed as you can imagine.

Thanks everyone.

Checking virtual IP servers...
[VIP Raw] Connecting to Virtual IP server 68.180.216.31...
[VIP Raw] Resolving host name vcs1.msg.yahoo.com... [PASSED]
[VIP Raw] Connecting to Virtual IP server 68.180.216.31... [FAILED]
*** 'COMPONENT_TYPE_WININET' value: '12029' ***
[VIP Raw] Connecting to Virtual IP server 76... Read more

Answer:Internet stops working after a few hours - Help Please

I'd say the torrent program is causing it.

Shut it down,. open up all your applications and see if it drops connection.

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After I used AIMFIX to fix a trojan i got from AIM, my internet connection stops working 5 minutes after every reboot. I would be able to go online but 5 minutes later, my internet will stop working and it would start working gain when i restart and the cycle will continue. It works when i try to ping. HELP!!!!

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 10:49:32 PM, on 12/7/2005
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Virtual Token\vtserver.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ibmpmsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\EvtEng.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\S24EvMon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SNDSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SPBBC\SPBBCSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXBCES.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXPPS.EXE
C:\Program Files\IBM\IBM Rapid Restore Ultra\rrpcsb.exe
C:\WINDOWS\scvhost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7Debug\mdm.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\navapsvc.exe
C:\Program ... Read more

Answer:HELP Internet stops working after 5 minutes

Hi, Disconnect from the Internet once you have these steps.

Start>Run, type in services.msc and in the list, find

Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (lsass) - Unknown owner - C:\WINDOWS\scvhost.exe Note the spelling, and the EXACT name of the service, there are legitimate ones that use lsass.exe....do not shut down the real ones, only scvhost.exe The real ones are named svchost.exe.

Rightclick and choose "Properties". On the "General" tab under "Service Status" click the "Stop" button to stop the service. Beside "Startup Type" in the dropdown menu select "Disabled". Click Apply then OK. Exit the Services utility.

Note: You may get an error here when trying to access the properties of the service. If you do get an error, just select the service and look there in the top left of the main service window and click "Stop" to stop the service. If that gives an error or it is already stopped, just skip this step and proceed with the rest.

Then, run Hijackthis again, and fix this item:

O23 - Service: Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (lsass) - Unknown owner - C:\WINDOWS\scvhost.exe

Set these settings so you can see hidden/system files:

flrman1 said:

Because XP will not always show you hidden files and folders by default, Go to Start > Search>Files and Folders>> and under "More advanced search options".
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Running 64 bit windows 7 Pro...For some unknown reason Internet Explorer opens, then immediately I get an error message.. Stopped working. When I close the application, it reopens several times and the same error message appears. The event log is as follows ...Any idea how to fix?

Code:
Log Name: Application
Source: Application Error
Date: 5/6/2014 8:10:58 PM
Event ID: 1000
Task Category: (100)
Level: Error
Keywords: Classic
User: N/A
Computer: Business
Description:
Faulting application name: IEXPLORE.EXE, version: 10.0.9200.16866, time stamp: 0x53211297
Faulting module name: igd10iumd32.dll, version: 9.18.10.3055, time stamp: 0x5137cc10
Exception code: 0xc0000005
Fault offset: 0x0008f4d7
Faulting process id: 0x1254
Faulting application start time: 0x01cf6988d0399c85
Faulting application path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE
Faulting module path: C:\Windows\system32\igd10iumd32.dll
Report Id: 0ff807d0-d57c-11e3-a283-b8ca3a7f5457
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
<System>
<Provider Name="Application Error" />
<EventID Qualifiers="0">1000</EventID>
<Level>2</Level>
<Task>100</Task>
<Keywords>0x80000000000000</Keywords>
<TimeCreated SystemTime="2014-05-07T00:10:58.000000000Z" />
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Answer:Internet Explorer stops working

Hi good idea start your own new question,
Please post the only the screen shots requested
Clean boot,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/179159-troubleshoot-application-conflicts-performing-clean-startup.html
Click Start and type in the search box,
msconfig
Click on the suggestion on top or hit the Enter key,
Go to the Startup section and take some screen shots for a complete list,
Go to the Services section and on the bottom left Check the box to Hide All Microsoft services,
Repeat the screen shots,
See the links above my signature on how to take and upload screen shots here,
Cheers.

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Occasionally, a page won't load in Firefox. This I think is sometimes due to a very temporary internet outage. But a couple seconds later, I'll be able to open up IE and load a page, but even after quitting completely out of FF, it won't load a page until I restart the computer.

Anyone know why this is, how I can avoid it, or how I can correct it? I'm using Windows 98 (until I can afford to replace my laptop that broke down a while ago).
 

Answer:Internet stops working on Firefox...

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I have a brand new Dell pc, and it came with Windows 7 premium 64 bit. AMD Athlon II X 2 240 processor with 4.0 GB ram. My problem is that I use twitter and Face Book a lot with IE 8.0 and it will all of a sudden just crash on me. I get the warning that it has stopped and will try and save the tabs. I am frustrated with it. It doesn't matter anymore what I am doing, it will just crash. I check for solutions when it does it and there are none. My resolution chart looks like a who's who with all the red x's on it. yes I also have Firefox and it has never crashed on me. Other than not using the program, what am I to do. I have researched and have never found an answer. I have posted this on many forums and have never gotten a answer to the problem. It's not in the add-on's. I thought that it was some of the add-ons on twitter and I deleted all of them and it still does it. Should I reload IE 8.0 and see if that will fix the problem. This has been going on since Jan 31, after I got the computer.

This is the date that I have on it; Each one is the same for every day that it stops working.

Description
Faulting Application Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe

Problem signature
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: iexplore.exe
Application Version: 8.0.7600.16385
Application Timestamp: 4a5bc69e
Fault Module Name: mshtml.dll
Fault Module Version: 8.0.7600.16535
Fault Module Timestamp: 4b83889f
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 003481f6
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Answer:Internet Explorer 8.0 stops working

Hello !!

Maybe its just a bad add-ons that is messing up.

Click the Start button , click All Programs, click Accessories, click System Tools, and then click Internet Explorer (No Add-ons)

Edit: Look this link MSHTML.DLL Crashes, IE7 (March 20th Build) and Google Desktop - Nick Whittome - The Naked MVP

Hope this helps,
Captain

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Hey there guys so I bought a new Lenovo Y50 laptop and I have been having issues since I bought it, internet connection will just go away at times, however I can still use skype while browsing will not work, or sometimes nothing works at all while I'm still connected to the network. The laptop has a Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller and it also says I have a Realtek RTL8723BE Wireless LAN Adapter, dont know which one it is honestly. I already downloaded drivers from Lenovo's website to see if that was the issue however it did not fix it. What I find weird is that sometimes it will work again for a while if i switch from Wifi to an Ethernet Cable or the other way, but then it will stop working again. Please help.

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Ok, so I have this really annoying problem. My internet stops working after I'm using it for some time. Sometimes it works fine for 3 hours then stops. Sometimes just 20 minutes. I can't load any pages, sign on to messenger programs or anything. But if I restart my computer it will work just fine again. But doing this is EXTREMELY annoying. I believe it's something with my computer and not the actual connection because my roommates' connections are fine. The network connection says that it is still connected. I tried a repair, but that didn't work. Any ideas on what can be causing this? Any help is GREATLY appreciated.
 

Answer:Internet stops working after awhile

you may need a new computer.

some slightly older models have too many 'shared resources' that interfere with each other.
 

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Ok, so after I have my PC on for a while (sometimes minutes, other times hours) my Internet "stops working". I try opening Firefox and IE and it just says "Connecting..." at the bottom. This only happens to me while I am playing an online game - I always get errors saying "Connection to the server has dropped" or what ever. I have Skype on my PC and when the Internet fails it does not log me out (I am not sure if I can still use the program though- I think that I have once while this error occured). I have opened the ports that the game websites tell me to open- doesnt work. Firewalls has been turned off- doesnt work.

Every time this happens I have to turn off my PC and reset my cable modem & router. I tested the cable connecting my PC to the router and it is fine. I have gone through a lot of different routers - some are better than others - but it keeps occuring. Not sure what it is that causes this or what any solution may be.

Anyone here got any ideas? Thanks!
 

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Internet explorer starts up OK & runs for between 5 & 15 minutes , but then stops working & I have to start up again , are there settings that I can change ? or something else that I need to do ? Thanks.

Answer:internet explorer stops working

ie7 step by step troubleshootingclick hereclick here

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Hi, here is the hijack log, if anyone can help it would be so great. Thanks.

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 9:28:46 PM, on 7/19/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16640)
Boot mode: Normal
Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashServ.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\Program Files\WIDCOMM\Bluetooth Software\bin\btwdins.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Lock\ILSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\LightScribe\LSSrvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\tcpsvcs.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\mqsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Shared\hpqwmiex.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\mqtgsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashMaiSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashWebSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0_03\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files\hpq\HP Wireless Assistant\HP Wireless Assistant.exe
C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\QuickPlay\QPService.exe
C:\Program Files\Hp... Read more

Answer:Internet stops working after 8 minutes!

Can anyone please help with this, I am so desperate. I have to go overseas in a week, and need to fix my mums computer so we can stay in touch. Computer needs to be restarted after about 8 minutes because the internet connection stops working,and downloads stop working. Funny thing is msn messenger still keeps working?
 

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I was just surfing the web and suddenly my internet stopped working. I was downloading something from megaupload but i don't think that's the problem because i've been downloading from megaupload for the past few days..

I tried restarting my router twice but nothing has happened. I am now using another laptop in the house which uses an internal wireless card to connect to the router and everything is fine. My laptop that has no internet now uses a netgear wireless adapter to connect to the router, but i dont think my adapter is the problem either.

I checked my event viewer and under application there is a warning event ID 1517 NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM something about an application was still using the registry during log off. i researched this and some people recommended downloading UPH cleaner..i downloaded it and ran it, but my internet still does not work. Although, after i ran it, under application, it said

"The following handles in user profile hive .... ......... have been remapped because they were preventing the profile from unloading successfully:

svchost.exe (1024)
HKCU(0x22c)"

I've had no problems shutting down and logging on..i dont know what's going on! please help!

Answer:Internet Suddenly Stops Working

Hi xstarsunx, Welcome to BC.That site, megaupload, isn't that kind of like a P2P site? I don't really know, I gave it a look and it seems that anyone can upload and download just about anything there.You may well have polluted your system there. I would suggest that you do the 'copy' thing to this post then dash over here --> http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/f/103/am-i-infected-what-do-i-do/ Don't post any kind of logs there unless one of the HJT Team members or a Moderator asks you for something. There's a good chance that you've infected your PC by using that site.Good Luck.Wendy

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I regularly get a box appearing on my screen telling me that Internet Explorer has stopped working and the screen is frozen. After a short time, IE refreshes itself and starts working again. This can happen several times in a one our two hour period.

Bearing in mind my limited pc skills, is this something I can fix myself? It's an Acer desktop pc and IE11.

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All of a sudden yesterday, my computer decides to randomly disable windows aero and disconnect me from the internet. After 10-20 minutes, both aero and the internet comes back on. It's been doing this non stop since yesterday. I've tried scanning for viruses at least 5 times but no viruses have been found.
Please help!
What do I do?
 

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For the last several days my computer's internet has been weird. It will allow me to surf for 5-10 minutes then suddenly it stops and I can't view any pages. Im using windows XP/ internet explorer 6.. it worked fine up till now? PLEASE tell me how to fix this! THANK YOU very much.. here is the log file:

By the way when I "lose" my internet my computers bottom bar reverts back to "classic: for several seconds then everything is normal. I tried internet setting optimization programs, used spy terminator.. but it seems the more I mess with things the worse it gets.. so I had to revert my system back to settings from an earlier date just to get it back to this point..

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at &#19979;&#21320; 02:49:03, on 2008/12/15
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)
Boot mode: Normal
Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\IVT Corporation\IVT BlueSoleil\BTNtService.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\LightScribe\LSSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\ArcSoft\Magic-i 3\uMgiSvr.exe
C:\Program Files\CyberLink\Shared Files\RichVideo.exe
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It's fairly hard to explain what happens but basically, say I'm playing some type of online game, all of a sudden anything server sided such as HP amounts, damage amounts, etc. just disappears but the animation runs fine such as attacking being hit, etc. All of a sudden it'll jump forwards and I'll take any damage and do any damage that had been happening until the issue started. This happens constantly and it's really frustrating but on top of that my internet will slow to a crawl..

Say I'm trying to send a message on Skype, it won't send for the longest time and I won't be able to recieve any or even open a new webpage until the problem fixes itself.

I've looked around a bit and thought I fixed the issue, I'm on wifi and multiple devices are connected but not always in use, and the forum I found suggested an ip conflict and said to open up command prompt release the ip with ipconfig /release and then renew it with ipconfig /renew.

For a little bit afterwards, sometimes seconds sometimes the rest of the day, the issue is resolved but eventually it comes around again.
I'm stumped and would appreciate any help what-so-ever. I'm not entirely sure what information I should include in my post, considering I've never visited this forum before, but I'll do my best to provide any information required.
 

Answer:Internet becomes very slow or stops working

Was/is there an IP conflict?

Do you get the same problem when connecting by ethernet instead of Wi-Fi?
 

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