This is a strange one. I have a brand new delll laptop that cannot surf the internet. I checked the IP settings and the pc is set to receive an ip address from the router/isp. I can connect to the wireless or wired network just fine. When I try to surf in IE I get the page cannot be displayed. I installed Firefox and I get the same thing. I can ping 18.104.22.168 and I can ping internet hostnames all day. I just cannot open a browser and get out to the internet. The windows update does download updates without a hitch and the pc is up to date on security patches. Antivirus app also download updates just fine.
There are many software programs on offer that will claim to magically speed up your computer. The best advice I can give you is to avoid them like the plague, because they will often cause far more problems than they solve. Try some of these "do it…
Unable to change the program that handles the scan event from a network attached Canon/Brother printer/scanner. This means you'll always have to choose which program handles this action, e.g. ControlCenter4 (in the case of a Brother).
This Micro Tutorial will teach you how to the overview of Microsoft Security Essentials. This is a free anti-virus software that guards your PC against viruses, spyware, worms, and other malicious software.
This will be demonstrated using Windows…
This Micro Tutorial will go in depth within Systems and Security in Windows 7 and will go into detail regarding Action Center, Windows Firewall, System, etc.
This will be demonstrated using Windows 7 operating system.