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Connectivity Problem Help Please!!!

by kpcrao / March 2, 2006 10:10 AM PST

Please Help me resolving my connectivity proplem,when i connect to the internet i can browse just fine and do every thing else fine but then after a varied amount of time the connection is still there but you can't do anything you can't brwose,ping,tracert, nothing but strangely when i ping i see some packet going out and in and i have no clue why is that, and the only way to connect again is to disconnect and restart the computer (Reconnect does not solve the problem).i use a modem and windows xp sp2.

ps:i rescanned for a virus and there is nothing ,Firewalled
by the way i have iis and i can browse the site.

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(NT) (NT) Empty your cache?
by Coryphaeus / March 2, 2006 10:22 AM PST
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(NT) (NT) Update the firmware in your router?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 2, 2006 10:30 AM PST
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'Repair' Button in Advanced Connection
by dhruv84 / March 2, 2006 6:35 PM PST

did you try using the 'repair' feature when u click the lan connection icon in the taskbar. it could be due to the lease time 'expiration' period which might be set to like 20 mins or so.

try using the 'repair' button when ur connection goes dead (u arent able to open webpage) and see if it solves the problem.
otherwise u can uninstall sp2 and it would solve the prob.


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by Themisive / March 3, 2006 12:38 AM PST

Uninstall SP2, then run anti-virus and adware and malware scans, it may be that somthing was left on your disk when you installed SP2.

The adware and malware scans can be (and should be really) done in Safe Mode, you could also try loading Ewido as a temporary measure, run that in safe mode as well.

Re-load SP2, you should find the system works OK now.

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Thank You. but i don't think it's about sp2
by kpcrao / March 3, 2006 2:03 AM PST

The Connection I'm using is dialup (Modem).
i tried to flush the dns and it did not resolve the Problem.

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Have you checked
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / March 3, 2006 3:40 AM PST

the "Idle time before hang-up" in the DUN (Dial-up network) Properties?

If it is set to anything other than "Never", the connnection will close if no data is received or sent for that amount of time.


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(NT) (NT) The dial-up does not hang up
by kpcrao / March 3, 2006 3:47 PM PST
In reply to: Have you checked
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