Re: service pack 3 stops internet access
Please begin a new thread about your problem or open a free support
Always state your full Windows version (e.g., WinXP SP2; Vista SP1) and IE
version when posting to this newsgroup, please.
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Desktop Experience - since 2002
AumHa VSOP & Admin http://aumha.net
RW Parks wrote:
> I have the same issue nothing can access the internet browsers nor other
> apps. I've updatd both laptops and now neither can access the internet
> the normal LAN or WIFI connections. I am able to make this connection via
> WWAN. Attempts to restore to a previous level also fails. I use Symantec
> firewall and antivirus, both were running at that install time.
> "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
>> IE version? Is the machine fully patched at Windows Update now?
>> What anti-virus application or security suite is installed? What
>> anti-spyware applications (other than Defender)? What third-party
>> (if any)? Were any of these applications running in the background when
>> you installed WinXP SP3?
>> ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
>> MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Desktop Experience - since 2002
>> AumHa VSOP & Admin http://aumha.net
>> DTS-L http://dts-l.net/
>> dodgedray wrote:
>>> I have an IBM netvista that was recently updated with service pack 3.
>>> was workign great up till then. after the update installed it will no
>>> longer communicate with the internet. left the gods of microsoft have a
>>> crack at it with the troubleshooter and it come back as unable to
>>> After several tries to correct it with internet settings I tried a
>>> restore to a point prior to the service pack 3 update. still unable to
>>> connect to the internet. It does work on the LAN and communicates with
>>> other network computers and printers just nothing on the internet
>>> messenger, and not just IE no browser will connect to the internet
>>> all other computers have fine access