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After installing norton virus protection, ie dosn't work anymore on my dell inspiron 4000

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    Try using another program like Mozilla Firefox, does the internet work now? Then maybe something in IE got corrupted.. hopefully this will get you further through troubleshooting

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Startup laptop and go to system restore. Start button (on task bar) > programs > accessories > system tools > scroll down to system restore and select. Look through the restore points and pick one before the Norton install. Choose the restore point and follow the prompts.

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