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Windows Sockets Initialization Failed Help

by popasmurf / January 2, 2009 5:53 AM PST

Hi I am unable to connect to the net,when I run REG Cure I get the following message.
Any help gratefully received thanks.
IBM R40 2683

Windows Sockets Initialization Failed

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Fix. Stop using REG CURE and
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 2, 2009 5:57 AM PST

Other registry cure programs.

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Win Sock
by popasmurf / January 2, 2009 6:23 AM PST

Thank's Kees and R.Moffit for your quick replies.
I will try the link in your reply Kees and let you know how I get on.
Thanks to both of you again.

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Re: sockets error
by Kees Bakker / January 2, 2009 6:11 AM PST
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by popasmurf / January 3, 2009 5:34 AM PST
In reply to: Re: sockets error

Hi Kees,
I used the link in your reply and it worked.Thanks very much for your help.
I now have sort out why my Wirless connection connects and after a minute or disconnects and then reconnects.
Once again many Thanks.

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Try our Wireless forum for that problem.
by Kees Bakker / January 3, 2009 5:40 AM PST
In reply to: WINSOCKFIX
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