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Limited or No Connectity...unless in Safe Mode

Discussion in 'Networking' started by Tmuldoon, Jul 6, 2007.

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  1. Tmuldoon

    Tmuldoon Thread Starter

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    Setup
    2 computers
    Computer X - XP SP2
    Computer Y -XP SP2

    Both going through a Linksys Router - wired connection.

    Computer X cannot get an connection to the internet - Limited or no connectivity received.
    IP of 169.254.x.x recevied
    Try power cycling mode, then router, and both.
    In safe mode it works fine - get an ip of 192.168.1.100:)
    Work with a direct connection to the modem.:)
    Will not work in regular mode.:eek:

    Tried ipconfig release and renew - will not work - give an error to contact system admin.

    Tried Winsockxp2 fix, tried MS SP2 fix - http://www.pchell.com/support/limitedconnectivity.shtml

    No dice!!!

    Why won't it work???

    Computer Y - fine in all cases.

    HELP!!!

    Obi Wan Kenobi, my computer needs you!!!!

    Thanks,

    Tmuld
     
  2. invalidusername

    invalidusername

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    Check you firewall, anti-virus for any sepcial rules to allow you access.
     
  3. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    Disable the Windows firewall, then while booted in normal mode, let's see a HijackThis 1.99.1 log.
     
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