Unable to make new connection
Posted on 2003-11-29
Recently, I installed WinPoET v6.01 for broadband connection.
Everything was going well during installation.
Then I restarted my notebook after the installation.
However, there's a problem when I started the WinPoET.
The error message was "WrOS.exe has generated error.... Windows will close this program"
I tried to start again but the same problem persisted.
So, I uninstalled WinPoET but there's an error "...UninstallDLL.... cannot register..."
Uninstallation was unsuccessful.
I manually removed WinPoET from C:\Program Files\WinPoET Broadband Connection
and deleted all the registry key related to WinPoET.
I also removed WrKPoETNic2000.sys from C:\WINNT\system32\drivers
I restarted my notebook. The Network Icon was not visible anymore at the system tray.
I tried to make new connection. It prompted an error message "Explorer has generated error...
Windows will close this program..."
I tried again still the same error occurred. I was unable to create any new network connection.
I couldn't use Internet Explorere as well. When I clicked on the Connection tab of Internet Options panel, I found this error "An error occurred while Windows was working with the Control Panel
Any ideas what is happening ??? I'm willing to give 100 points to those who can solve my problem.