Re: Internet explorer not connecting with vista
Have just sorted this. If anyone else gets it what worked for me was
the reset button on the advanced tab of tools
On 5 Jan, 18:02, david.car...@talktalk.net wrote:
> Have had a new vista pc for a few days now, but internet explorer
> stopped connecting to the internet a couple of days ago. *Get a page
> cannot be displayed error. *Check connection settings comes back as
> all ok.
> Troubleshooting I have done include resettting ie to default settings
> & turning off the firewall to no avail.
> Have connected up my old XP pc to my broadband router which can see
> the connected pc. *Ipconfig confirms I have picked up an ip address
> from the router. *I can ping the router (and websites like google)
> from a command prompt, but cannot connect *from ie to internet or
> router. *Outlook mail howver works fine. *Have just downloaded mozilla
> firefox which also works fine, so looks like an ie7 problem, but I'm
> Have found othe threads that relate to problems with a couple of dodgy
> security update(KB937143, but I don't seem to have it installed.
> I have no 3rd party software firewalls that might be blocking it. *any