IE8 not browsing internet while AOL does.
netsh int reset all
netsh int ip reset
reset winsock --> netsh winsock reset
restored to 10/2 and it's back to being hijacked, can browse dogpile, pcs sites but not micorosoft or yahoo
remove windows defender --> msiexec /uninstall windowsdefender.msi /quiet /log uninstall.log
by the way, browsing is restored in safe mode with networking. -- sometimes
Trying to reinstall the nic driver
Intel 82562V nic driver not found on HP's site (is it included with Vista?)
disables the nic and enabled the wireless, reinstalled avg which says it is downloading, ut ie8 cant bdrowse
Thanks to Mouneshwar R for the tip of trying a test account. IE8 works fine in the test account but not the original user account.
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