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"Connected" but can't browse!!??!!

By alasdairhouston
Jan 23, 2006
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  1. Hey.

    I'm running XP. My taskbar and ISP technician both say i'm connected to the internet on my ADSL, USB modem. However, I can't browse, update software, use P2P program or send mail. Have tried disabling anti-virus, firewall; fiddling with DNS, proxy, and all that stuff. The ISP technician was stumped. Any ideas?
     
  2. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,644

  3. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,582

    have you deleted or had trouble with file sharing program
    like kazaa
    as mentioned there is a fix for this
    winsocfix and there was another one, name eludes me at moment ah now I remember
    lspfix.zip
     
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