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Computer won't connect to the internet

I installed Norton anti-virus on my computer and it was fine for about a week. after that it began to prompt me for internet updates every five minutes sooooooo after an hour i deleted the Norton software.now i cannot connect to the internet. the computer acknowledges when i plug in the LAN cable, however the browser says "cannot find server" when i try to connect.i have looked through every setting i can find on the control panel, and still no connection.
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"deleting" Norton does not fully erase the problems Norton can cause. For this, Symantec supplies a "Norton removal tool" on their website - of course you will need another computer to get the file and make sure to get the removal tool for your version. It is such a handy tool and I so dislike Norton that I keep a copy on my flash drive. Run it and Norton will be almost completely removed - there will still be some useless directories but it should fix your problems. You may have to reinstall your IP protocol but I doubt it - it's usually a Norton thing.

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