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Some web pages just appear as as a lot of meaningless characters, I tried the same site on my laptop at work and they were fine so I'm convinced it's the router

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  • paul_farmer Sep 12, 2010

    It is a modem router all in one box, I've flashed latest rev firmware, reset many times still no joy.

  • paul_farmer Sep 12, 2010

    Thanks Guru, it's not all web sites just a few, so I don't think it's an ISP/line problem.

  • paul_farmer Sep 12, 2010

    There are 2, my personal desktop Dell Dimension 4800 and work laptop HP Elite, both hard wired to modem/router. Both running Win XP and IE, Dell PC also Firefox, laptop uses Trend AV, PC uses Norton, I've tried disabling Norton - no change, I can't disable Trend on the laptop as I don't have admin rights. Both IE and Firefox exhibit the same conditions when connected to my modem/router, on the network at work IE on the laptop is fine.I've been through the settings on the modem/router many times and, from what I've read on several discussion forums it all appears to be correct.

  • paul_farmer Sep 12, 2010

    I've tried so many different things, clearing caches, cookies etc, I've been trying to resolve this for a week or so and have been going around in circles. Changed browser settings to the extent my PC is totally exposed to the web (I think), it looks like this -

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Base from the description of your problem and since your already convince that this is not a problem with your computer,. the row possible problem here is the router or the modem where the router is connected.

To check if this is a router problem connect the computer directly to your modem and check if the problem is there or not, because if the problem is still there so the problem is with your modem or worse the problem is with your Internet Provider so you can contact them about that.

After you done connecting computer to modem and problem is not there , router is the problem here it can be the firmware if the router is corrupted so you can update of flash the firmware of the router or better yet reset the router by pressing the reset button for 10 seconds while power is ON and the reconfigure it back

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    Mark Gil Sep 12, 2010

    Ok thank you for the update, since its a modem/router and you already reset and flash the firmware on it and again your computer is working fine on different location so better check this out from your Internet provider something may be wrong on your line.

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil Sep 12, 2010

    Ok just to clarify, how many computers are connected to that modem/router ? are they all having problem of just your computer? and also please can you give a sample of web site that has that problem.

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil Sep 12, 2010

    Ok thank you fr the information, so both computers have same problem using IE or Forefox right? Let me ask you did you already tried clearing your browser settings like deleting all browsing history, cookies and other temp internet files? and also please provide a sample web site that appear with several different characters.

  • Mark Gil
    Mark Gil Sep 12, 2010

    Ok thank you , may I know what web site is that? and also try doing a scan on your computer using a Anti malware software that you can use for free this is a good additional security that you can use, because sometimes this type of problem is cause by some malware. You can download Malwarebytes from download.com and run a full scan on your computer.

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