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LAN / WAN works but no internet

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I have a XP laptop that I can connect to the WAN and LAN with no issues. I can ping the router and can connect to all my other computer in the network. All other computers on the network WAN or LAN have no issues and can connect to the internet just fine.

I have tried Microsoft's Winsock repair tool but that did not work. I have also tried to reinstall the WAN and LAN devices with no luck.

Both WAN and LAN are setup for auto ip and ipconfig /all shows all the correct information.

I also have a Verizon wireless card that I can plug in and connect to the internet just fine.
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Is the machine getting the correct DNS servers? Try an nslookup as well on this machine and a known working machine to compare and ensure DNS is working correctly.
Sean MeyerIT Director

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Does this affect only Internet explorer or do you have another browser to test also?

ComboFix does a great job at fixing odd networking issues.  http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/anti-virus/combofix

Ernie BeekSenior infrastructure engineer
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So can you ping anything on the internet by IP? For example 8.8.8.8? And how about when you do a tracert (by name/ip)?


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I have not tried combofix yet but I can not ping www.google.com and the DNS servers are correct. I have also tried firefox with the same results.

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Do you have an ISA server installed? Can you log on to the machine with a different username and try accessing the Internet with that account? Such issues could be profile-specific.
Ernie BeekSenior infrastructure engineer
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So you can't ping by name. But can you ping by ip?

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I will try a different user account.

I can ping a local on the network and no i can not ping a website by name.
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Combofix worked
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