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Periodic Internet Trouble

So for weeks now my computer will randomly lose internet for a seemingly random amount of time. It stays connected to the router but loses internet.

It's not the modem or the router because nothing else has any trouble, just my PC.

I've flushed the DNS, restarted everything numerous times, used the useless windows diagnostic, turned off firewalls, reset my network, etc.

I'm not sure what else to do. Help?

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Clarification Request

In reply to: Periodic Internet Trouble

If I'm in a game, it will keep me connected and let me continue regardless of my inability to use the internet.

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I encountered this.

In reply to: Periodic Internet Trouble

Some antivirus suites do this when they expire. Very odd but spotted in the wild. Norton does this "for your protection."

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