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If i boot into safe mode, i can browse. When I boot normally I cnnot browse. Is the machine infected?

If i boot into safe mode, i can browse. When I boot normally I cnnot browse. Is the machine infected?
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Darren SharplesSystems SpecialistCommented:
Open a command prompt as administrator and type the following

netsh winsock reset
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FayazCommented:

scan the computer using dr.we cure it in addition to the above.
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jtech36Author Commented:
ok so I typed netsh winsock reset in cmd as admiin and then i rebooted normally into windows. the machine pulled the ip and it shows that it has internet access. first ti,e i opened IE i browsed to google.com with no problem. Then i searched google for eset online scanner and then it tstopped working. I had boot back into safe mode in order to get back online.
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Darren SharplesSystems SpecialistCommented:
you should scan for viruses then.  It sounds like what ever caused your IE to stop working is still active on the pc.  I have not used drweb cureit but give that a go, also I would recommend spybot.

then run the command again
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
are you saying windows is in safe mode or internet explorer is in safe mode (no addons)?
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subhashchyCommented:
are you using a Firewall program which in-intentionally blocking outgoing traffic. ?
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PowerEdgeTechIT ConsultantCommented:
And what was the fix ... the solution?
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PowerEdgeTechIT ConsultantCommented:
Out of respect for those who offered suggestions to help you, could you share your solution?
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jtech36Author Commented:
ok so i used rkill.scr . it stops know malware process. and then i ran virus scan with eset online scanner. it works now
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jtech36Author Commented:
rkill
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