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There is an error box coming up on my computer when i try to connect to the internet it says: a connection to the remote computer could not be established, so the port used for this connection was closed. for further assitance go to help or search and help center for this error number

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    Smoking_gnu May 11, 2010

    Are you connecting through a dial up connection or Broad band?

    Also what is the error number that you are getting reported?


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It sounds like, your firewall blocks the Internet connection. Reset the firewall on default.

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Hello i can't connect to the internet every time i try it comes up saying Error 130 (net::ERR_PROXY_CONNECTION_FAILED): Proxy server connection failed.


This is cause because your computer is trying to connect to a proxy server, Try to remove it and then connect

If your using Internet Explorer click on Tools
- Internet Options
- Connections Tab
- Lan Setting Make sure that all the box are untick
- Click ok and then apply
- Open your Browser

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Jan 24, 2011 | PC Desktops

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How To Connect to home computer from Another Location


<p>Using the Remote Desktop feature, you can connect your home computer (host) from any other remote computer (client) and can access all computer resources (installed programs, data and any network resources). You can run any computer application on the remote computer as if you were actually sitting in front of your home computer.<br />Follow the given steps to configure your computer to connect with remote computers: <br />To use this feature, you will need to be logged into your computer with administrative rights. Make sure both computers are connected to the internet. <br />First you have to configure the host computer to allow users to connect to it remotely. On the host computer, right click on "My computer" and click on Properties option.<br />Under the Remote tab, select the option "Allow users to connect remotely to<b> </b>this computer" and click Ok button.<br />Now get the IP address of host computer (type the "ipconfig /all" on the command prompt of host computer to find IP address).Start--Run--type "CMD" then hit enter for command prompt.<br />Now make a connection on remote or client computer, click on Start button, go to All Programs&gt; Accessories, and Communications, then click on Remote Desktop Connection, option. A Remote Desktop Connection, dialog box will appear.<br />Click on Options button for detail configuration, under the General tab, type the IP address of host computer in the Computer box and also type username and password of host computer then click on Connect button to make a connection to remote computer. If your username and password is correct then a remote desktop windows will appear. <br />

on Jul 11, 2011 | PC Desktops

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Connect your home computer from Remote location.


Using the Remote Desktop feature, you can connect your home computer (host) from any other remote computer (client) and can access all computer resources (installed programs, data and any network resources).
You can run any computer application on the remote computer as you were running actually sitting in front of home computer.
Follow the given steps to configure your computer to connect remote computer: To use this feature, you will need to be logged into your computer with administrative rights.

-To perform this task, first make sure your both computers are connected to the internet.
-First you have to configure the host computer that allows the users to connect it remotely. On the host computer, right click on "My computer" and click on Properties option.Under the Remote tab, select the option "Allow users to connect remotely to this computer" and click Ok button.
-Now get the IP address of host computer (type the "ipconfig /all" on the command prompt of host computer to find IP address).
-Now make a connection on remote or client computer, click on Start button, go to All Programs> Accessories, and Communications, then click on Remote Desktop Connection, option. A Remote Desktop Connection, dialog box will appear.Click on Options button for detail configuration, under the General tab, type the IP address of host computer in the Computer box and also type username and password of host computer then click on Connect button to make a connection to remote computer.
-If your username and password is correct then a remote desktop windows will appear.

Good luck.

on Apr 15, 2010 | PC Desktops

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When I try to connect to the internet it says the remote device won't except the connection


Please follow the following steps.
1. Open up your internet explorer and click on Tools tab 2. Click on Internet Options Tab 3. Click on Connections tab 4. Click in Lan Settings tab 5. Uncheck the box Automatically detect settings 6. Also uncheck the two boxes under Proxy 7. Click OK 8. Hopefully it will resolve your problem

Jun 09, 2010 | PC Desktops

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When trying to use Outlook Express 6, I get an "Error Message " stating "an error occured while establishing the dail up network connection AOL Dailer"


If you are using DialUp Internet Service from AOL, try establishing a connection first and the open Outlook Express.

If you have broadband (cable/dsl) internet service from another company, then your computer is incorrectly setup. In this case, open Control Panel, Internet Options, then click on the connections tab and delete all and any listed dialup connections or simply select the "Never dial a connection" option right under the dialup connections list box.

Also, if you are not using the AOL software, I'd recommend that you uninstall it completely to free lots of resources and speed up your computer as a result. For this, go into the Control Panel, add/remove programs and remove all AOL applications from the list.

Good luck!

Feb 14, 2010 | PC Desktops

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Set up and Use Internet Connection Sharing


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To enable Internet Connection Sharing on a network connection

You must be logged on to your computer with an owner account in order to complete this procedure.
Open Network Connections. (Click Start, click Control Panel, and then double–click Network Connections.)

Click the dial–up, local area network, PPPoE, or VPN connection you want to share, and then, under Network Tasks, click Change settings of this connection.

On the Advanced tab, select the Allow other network users to connect through this computer's Internet connection check box.
If you want this connection to dial automatically when another computer on your home or small office network attempts to access external resources, select the Establish a dial–up connection whenever a computer on my network attempts to access the Internet check box.

If you want other network users to enable or disable the shared Internet connection, select the Allow other network users to control or disable the shared Internet connection check box.

Under Internet Connection Sharing, in Home networking connection, select any adapter that connects the computer sharing its Internet connection to the other computers on your network. The Home networking connection is only present when two or more network adapters are installed on the computer.


To configure Internet options on your client computers for Internet Connection Sharing

Open Internet Explorer. Click Start, point to All Programs, and then click Internet Explorer.)

On the Tools menu, click Internet Options.

On the Connections tab, click Never dial a connection, and then click LAN Settings.

In Automatic configuration, clear the Automatically detect settings and Use automatic configuration script check boxes.

In Proxy Server, clear the Use a proxy server check box.


Good luck!

Bhautesh.

on Feb 24, 2010 | PC Desktops

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How to connect your home computer from Remote location?





Using the Remote Desktop feature, you can connect your home computer (host) from any other remote computer (client) and can access all computer resources (installed programs, data and any network resources). You can run any computer application on the remote computer as you were running actually sitting in front of home computer.
Follow the given steps to configure your computer to connect remote computer:
To use this feature, you will need to be logged into your computer with administrative rights.
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To perform this task, first make sure your both computers are connected to the internet.
First you have to configure the host computer that allows the users to connect it remotely. On the host computer, right click on "My computer" and click on Properties option.
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Now make a connection on remote or client computer, click on Start button, go to All Programs> Accessories, and Communications, then click on Remote Desktop Connection, option. A Remote Desktop Connection, dialog box will appear.
remote_dialogbox.jpg Click on Options button for detail configuration, under the General tab, type the IP address of host computer in the Computer box and also type username and password of host computer then click on Connect button to make a connection to remote computer.
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on Dec 03, 2009 | PC Desktops

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hello

i am assuming that you have an ip address /dns /internet settings provided by your internet service provider.

(1)
open internet explorer

click on tools

internet option

select connection tab

remove items from Dial-up and virtual private network settings
or select the option which says never dial a connection.

(2)

under connections tab

select Lan setting

check the box automatically detect settings

restart your PC

(3)

sometimes computer virus do make an internet connection...

hope this post helps

Aug 07, 2008 | E-Machines T2682 (000002965) PC Desktop

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I can connect to the internet with cable connection to Belkin Modem with wireless G router but when I unplug and try to connect with wireless G network adapter no joy, get an error message 797 no reply...


Go into control panel-intenet options-connections-lan settings-make sure the only box selected is the top one for automatically detect settings.and make sure you have connected with the wep key that came with your wireless router.

May 12, 2008 | PC Desktops

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Connecting to Internet using a dial-up modem


can you connect that modem first, to a phone line, and run a telnet or dial connection from control panel or accessory ?

Mar 20, 2008 | PC Desktops

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