Thank you for the update.
Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
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"Jonas" <Jonas@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Me again.
> It turns out my winsock was busted and after some searching I found the
> netsh winsock reset
> which did the trick and got everything back to normal!
> "Jonas" wrote:
>> Yesterday, my Vista Home Edition 64 bits worked perfectly fine, but today
>> when I booted it and logged in I was met with several applications that
>> The programs that crashed were all using a TCP/IP connection of some
>> Windows Live Messenger, gmail notifier - even the "Watson Client" that
>> searches the Microsoft online documentation crashed (endless loop there).
>> I did a bit of a search to find any errors and noticed that ping/tracert
>> telnet all work perfectly.
>> I even reset to a prior working configuration but nothing happens,
>> diagnosing and repairing the network connection doesn't work, either.
>> I am behind a router, but this computer (not running Vista) is connected
>> the same works perfectly fine.
>> Thanks for any help,