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I cannot download anything.

Litetally any browser or application cannot download anything. I have a wifi connection that is 120mbs and 10 upload. I have used every browser and scaned with my McAcfee and Malware bytes but cannot find any viruses. I am running windows 10 someone pls help!

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Clarification Request
define "download" as you mean it.

Are you able to access webpages and then unable to download from links on them, or do you mean even webpages won't "download" to your computer? If the latter, are you using wifi connection?

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Download.

I can visit webpages and run videos. But saving files and updating applications does not work. I am using wifi via a usb adapter.

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What Grif said

and if that doesn't apply, then likely a router setting. Try using another computer or wifi enabled device (phone, tablet) with the router to download some small html or text file, just to see if it's ONLY the computer that's blocked. If the latter, then back to computer to find problem there. If the router refuses other connections to download, then check it's firewall, parental controls, etc.

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Clarification Request
I am not getting full download speed

On online tests my speed is well over 100 mbps.. But downloading apps and stuff it is below 1 mbps.

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Clarification Request
wifi makes router connection, but...

....unless you have the computer's wifi connection set up with the correct passkey for the encryption, it won't allow you to contact the internet. Plug direct to LAN, see if the problem goes away then. If so, go into the router's wifi settings area and copy down the information needed to set up your computer's wifi settings properly.

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Clarification Request
Its a router issue

My ps4 cannot download, neither can other computers or phones on the network.

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Try recycling the router

and modem.
Shut down computer,
1. Unplug the modem ( Not Shut off the power) wait 15 secs. , Plug it back in and wait to fully reboot
2. Unplug the router , wait 15 secs. and plug it back in and wait to fully reboot .
Restart the computer

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Attempted

But still no luck.

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Clarification Request
Now that it is a router issue, tell make, model and

What's not stock in settings. Sometimes I find the changes from stock are the issue.

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In this case, unlikely. Here's why.

Since the download fails on everything, my bet is out of date firmware.

I see they posted the make and model, so the firmware is very fresh.

"Version 3.0.0.4.384.20379 2018/02/13"

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It Could Be McAfee's Web-Filtering Protection

Please see the link below:

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB70849&actp=LIST

And for Internet Explorer, your Internet Settings may be to strict. Open the Control Panel, then Internet Options, then the "Security" tab. Once that's open, select the each of the icons "Internet", "Restricted sites", "Local internet", and "Trusted sites", then set them to the default level. Click on "Apply", then OK.

Hope this helps.

Grif

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I highly doubt it, as webprotection does not activate on other browser. I cannot update applications as well. I will disable this then get back to u.

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Internet explorer

Do these settings apply in edge.

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How To Re-set MS Edge
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Downloading tool

It can be problem about using two anti virus, may be using one can be more effective, and two antivirus can slow a pc. Beside it using downloading tool can solve this problem.

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I have removed malware bytes

Maybe could it be windows defender? I am also getting alot of windows updates cus I just activated my pc.

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Windows updates.

If your getting these, you're downloading. Make sure you get it all up to date.
Dafydd.

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Downloads are at 0%

The windows updates downloads are at 0%.

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These can take a while.

Some of the big updates can take several hours.
Dafydd.

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does this mean I cannot download

Does this prevent the downloads of other things? Like games?

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I have to bow out here.

You have two different threads going. Therefore, you'll get conflicting advice. Best of luck.
Dafydd.

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thats ok

I posted the first one in the wrong channel so I made one here. I don't know how to delete threads on this forum.

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Are you yanking our chains ?

Are you running Defender and McAfee

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Doesnt Mcafee stop defender?

Like it says in settings McAfee is in control of firewall etc.

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Yes.
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I don't own that one here or at offices.

The last 5 routers at home and office were duds out of the box. All of them required me to install the latest firmware and then factory reset the router so I started with defaults that I could then change as little as possible to make it work.

It's very important we don't change too much without being a network guru.

In one case I had to go back a firmware version until the maker issued a fixed firmware.

I see Asus issued new firmware just a few weeks ago: Version 3.0.0.4.384.20379 2018/02/13

Time to do an update.

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(NT) Why not a download manager?
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I have not tried one yet

But I tested out using a vpn to download stuff and for some reason that works just fine.

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