Cannot connect to Internet. Wireless or wired. Limited connectivity local access only

#1
No matter what I try I can get windows 7 to connect through to the Internet. Either wired or wireless. I think it might have something to do with DNS issues.
 


#2
Try to find some way to install Mozilla Firefox 3.0 for Vista on there, if you are able to connect to the internet through firefox, we have the same problem.
 


#3
It sounds to me like a network problem you say you can't connect wired or wirelessly so I assume you access the internet through a router correct? If so check to see if the internet light is on on the router. Also if its a DNS Issue you can use an alternative DNS Such as OpenDNS:

Preferred DNS server address for Open DNS is:

  • 208.67.222.222
Alternate DNS server address for Open DNS is:

  • 208.67.220.220
 


#4
I can access the internet with other devices. Where do you recommend I put those DNS's into the connection settings?
 


#5
Solved, I had to uninstall Panda Anti virus/Firewall because it isn't compatible yet and blocks connections.
 


#6
Anyone know if Kaspersky is giving problems with Win7? My network access dropped out of nowhere, now Windows says it cant connect to the dns server. I did a dnsflush, I also did a system restore. The only things on my comp are Kaspersky Camtasia and a Internet School app called NovaNET. Other small apps are; VLC, Firefox,uTorrent, I installed K-Lite Codec Mega pack. All these apps have been on for about 3-4 days. My comp started up with my network working so I didnt think of installing any drivers for my MB, I dont think it would matter much anyways cause this is Win7.
Any help would be fantastic.
Thnx
PerfectExecut1on
 


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