Notices

Overclockers Forums > Software > Microsoft Operating Systems
Microsoft Operating Systems Microsoft Operating Systems and Applications
Forum Jump

Broken Internet

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe Search this Thread
 
 
Thread Tools
Old 05-01-04, 03:21 PM Thread Starter   #1
Blammo300
Registered



Join Date: Jun 2002

 
Broken Internet


I had a error that kept popping up in Windows that said Lsass.ese had some problem and had to restart my computer in 50sec. So i looked on google and found this site:

http://www.jsiinc.com/SUBK/tip5400/rh5456.htm

and it told me to type this in to fix the problem

REG DELETE HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\WinSock2 /f

REG DELETE HKLM\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\WinSock2 /f

REG DELETE HKLM\SYSTEM\ControlSet002\Services\WinSock2 /f

REG DELETE HKLM\SYSTEM\ControlSet003\Services\WinSock2 /f

So I did and then after I restarted my computer my internet stopped working. My DSL is a direct connection through a switch, the DSL just usually plugs in and works. So I ran the network connection manager-didnt work, then I ran Norton Utilities 2002 windoctor and it fixed some stuff-didnt work, and then I took the reg items that I entered that caused this problem but I replaced Delete with ADD and they all said "operation completed" but it-didnt work.

So now I am typing this using my older 400mhz computer. MY OS is Windows XP Pro SP1.
Blammo300 is offline   QUOTE Thanks
Old 05-02-04, 03:50 AM   #2
El<(')>Maxi
Blank Senior Member

 
El<(')>Maxi's Avatar 

Join Date: May 2003
Location: Seattle

 
Always backup your registry prior to making changes like these. I suspect it is virus related and not a result of corrupted registries as they suggest.

I would try system restore first if you have it enabled, then run some system scans while your ethernet connection is disabled. Also install a good antivirus program, and be sure that your XP internal firwall is enabled before you re-enable your DSL connection.

__________________
rdrash - 'I'm gonna intentionally try to kill this CPU with more volts'
El<(')>Maxi is offline Author Profile   QUOTE Thanks
Old 05-02-04, 09:07 AM   #3
Andyman902042
Member



Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: indianapolis

 
I exported that key from my registry. I've attached the one from CurrentControlSet because I believe the other ones are just backups. You can try merging that with your registry. You might want to back it up first, though.
To back your registry up, open up the registry editor by going to start>Run and typing regedit. Then click file>export. For "export range" choose "al"l. Then type a name and hit save.
Then to merge my copy of it download the file and run it. Choose yes when it askes if you want to merge it with your registry.
Here it is:
andyman902042.no-ip.com/winsock1.reg You might have to right-click and choose to save it so it doesn't just open up in your browser.
Andyman902042 is offline   QUOTE Thanks
Old 05-02-04, 09:19 AM   #4
diehrd
Senior SMP Gawd

 
diehrd's Avatar 

Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: NY

10 Year Badge
 
Scan for the worms that are floating around...

__________________
.
diehrd is offline   QUOTE Thanks
Old 05-02-04, 10:39 AM   #5
Xaotic
Very kind Senior

 
Xaotic's Avatar 

Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Greensboro NC

10 Year Badge
 
It's the Sasser worm. More info and removal here:

http://www.microsoft.com/security/incident/sasser.asp
Xaotic is offline   QUOTE Thanks
Old 05-02-04, 06:46 PM   #6
undertow
Registered



Join Date: Oct 2002

 
Yup. Annoying lil' squirt.. I had a client come in with it the other day.
undertow is offline   QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


Overclockers Forums > Software > Microsoft Operating Systems
Microsoft Operating Systems Microsoft Operating Systems and Applications
Forum Jump

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Mobile Skin
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:03 AM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
You can add these icons by updating your profile information to include your Heatware ID, Benching Profile ID or your Folding/SETI profile ID. Edit your profile!
X

Welcome to Overclockers.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this the best community on the Internet since 1998!


(4 digit year)

Why Join Us?

  • Share experience
  • Max out your hardware
  • Best forum members anywhere
  • Customized forum experience

Already a member?