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No Active Network Adapters Found

Discussion in 'Networking' started by locodaddy, Apr 16, 2010.

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  1. locodaddy

    locodaddy Thread Starter

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    Hello, everyone. I'm running Windows XP Professional, SP 3. I started up my computer, i get the error message, "No Active Network Adapters Found" under the Networking tab of the Task Manager, and now I can't get on the internet even though it'll show that I'm connected. The Network Adapters section in the Device Manager isn't reporting any problems.

    However, there's also another problem that occurs simultaneously: now, while my computer's booting up, if I keep re-opening the Task Manager, it'll literally take about 5 minutes to populate the "User Name" column under the Processes tab. In addition, if I try looking at My Computer, nothing will appear and the searchlight will come up for these 5 minutes. I'm not sure if this and the network adapter problem are interconnected, but I figured I'd mention this too.

    Thanks in advance for any help provided! Please let me know if any other information is needed. Thanks again!
     
  2. TerryNet

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    What is listed under Network Adapters in Device Manager? What, if any, warnings or errors are in Device Manager?

    Please show ...

    Start, Run, CMD, OK to open a command prompt:
    (For Vista or 7 type CMD in the Search box after Start)

    Type the following command:

    IPCONFIG /ALL

    [Note that there is no space between the slash and ALL.]

    Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter.
    Paste the results in a message here.

    If necessary use a text file and removable media to copy the results to a computer with internet access.
     
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