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PC Freezes when connected to Net


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MIW

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Hi,

I have recently had some virus problems with my pc. I used to have windows ME but have upgraded to XP and the viruses are now gone. However, after completing this i have found out that my computer freezes about 1 or 2 mins after i connect to the internet. :)

This happens only when i use my 56k modem and not when i connect to cable internet at my parents house. :tazz:

I have changed the modem and still the same problem. ;)

I have re-installed the drivers for the original modem and still the same problem. ;)

Has anyone heard of this happening before? If so, can anyone give me a little bit of guidance on how to fix it? :)

Thanks in advance

Matt
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Please Click here!, and follow the recommendations in the guide.

If you're still having trouble, We'll need you to use a free diagnostic tool, Hijack This. Follow the instructions in step five of this guide, and post your log as a new topic in the Hijack This forum. It will get a better response there from the people most qualified to analyze logs.

Most of what Hijack This lists lists will be harmless or even essential, DO NOT delete or modify anything yet! Someone will be along to tell you what steps to take after you post the contents of the scan results.
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