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Q: msn messenger disconnecting/reconnecting

hi messenger msn disconnecting/reconnecting im new here and im not too sure where to put this so i hope this is the right place my msn messnger would log in but it would only show some of the people on my list i have about or so people on my list but only half of them would show up and after seconds or so it would show the rest of them but after minute it would disconnect me automatically and try to reconnect me again and it would repeat the process over and over again so for now ive been using web messenger but i would really like to get msn messenger back up and running again here is my hiijackthis log Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v Scan saved at PM msn messenger disconnecting/reconnecting on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v SP Boot mode Normal Running processes C WINDOWS System smss exe C WINDOWS system winlogon exe C WINDOWS system services exe C WINDOWS system lsass exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared ccSetMgr exe C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared ccEvtMgr exe C Program Files Lavasoft Ad-Aware aawservice exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C Program Files Common Files Logitech LCD Manager lcdmon exe C Program Files Echovoice Gamer Statistics G Echovoice Gamer Statistics exe C Program Files Common Files Logitech LCD Manager Applets LCDClock exe C Program Files MagicTune Premium GammaTray exe C Program Files Logitech SetPoint SetPoint exe C Program Files Common Files Logishrd KHAL KHALMNPR EXE C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C Program Files Symantec AntiVirus DefWatch exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C Program Files Common Files LightScribe LSSrvc exe C Program Files MagicTune Premium MagicTuneEngine exe C WINDOWS system nvsvc exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C Program Files Symantec AntiVirus Rtvscan exe C Program Files NVIDIA Corporation NetworkAccessManager bin nSvcAppFlt exe C Program Files NVIDIA Corporation NetworkAccessManager bin nSvcIp exe C WINDOWS system wscntfy exe C Program Files PC Wizard PC Wizard exe C Program Files PC Wizard pcwizard dll C Program Files Codemasters Archlord alefclient exe C Program Files Mozilla Firefox firefox exe C Program Files Internet Explorer iexplore exe C WINDOWS system wuauclt exe C Program Files Trend Micro HijackThis HijackThis exe R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http www yahoo com O - BHO no name - E D - A- EC-A -BA D E E - no file O - HKLM Run Launch LCDMon quot C Program Files Common Files Logitech LCD Manager lcdmon exe quot O - HKLM Run Echovoice Gamer Statistics C Program Files Echovoice Gamer Statistics G Echovoice Gamer Statistics exe O - HKLM Run Kernel and Hardware Abstraction Layer KHALMNPR EXE O - HKLM Run NvCplDaemon RUNDLL EXE C WINDOWS system NvCpl dll NvStartup O - HKUS S- - - Run CTFMON EXE C WINDOWS System CTFMON EXE User 'LOCAL SERVICE' O - HKUS S- - - Run CTFMON EXE C WINDOWS System CTFMON EXE User 'NETWORK SERVICE' O - HKUS S- - - Run CTFMON EXE C WINDOWS System CTFMON EXE User 'SYSTEM' O - HKUS DEFAULT Run CTFMON EXE C WINDOWS System CTFMON EXE User 'Default user' O - Global Startup GammaTray lnk O - Global Startup Logitech SetPoint lnk C Program Files Logitech SetPoint SetPoint exe O - DPF A A - DA - DAF-B - F E E ActiveScan Installer Class - http acs pandasoftware com actives ree asinst cab O - Service Ad-Aware Service aawservice - Lavasoft - C Program Files Lavasoft Ad-Aware aawservice exe O - Service Symantec Event Manager ccEvtMgr - Symantec Corporation - C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared ccEvtMgr exe O - Service Symantec Password Validation ccPwdSvc - Symantec Corporation - C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared ccPwdSvc exe O - Service Symantec Settings Manager ccSetMgr - Symantec Corporation - C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared ccSetMgr exe O - Service Symantec AntiVirus Definition Watcher DefWatch - Symantec Corporation - C Program Files Symantec AntiVirus DefWatch exe O - Service ForceWare Intelligent Application Manager IAM - Unknown owner - C Program Files NVIDIA Corporation NetworkAccessManager bin nSvcAppFlt exe O - Service InstallDriver Table Manager IDriverT - Macrovision Corporation - C Program Files Common Files InstallShield Driver Intel IDriverT exe O - Service iPod Service - Apple Inc - C Program Files iPod bin iPodService exe O - 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First of all, sorry for my bad english.
My pc was working perfectly for about a year now, but these days it started having problems.
In the past few weeks it started disconnecting from the internet with the message: you don't have a valid
ip configuration. (It was working on the other pc connected to the router with lan, and on the notebook connected through wifi)
A reboot of the pc/router did always solve my problem in these situations.
Yesterday, my internet connection started connecting/reconnecting, and I couldn't solve it in any way, not with
a restart, and not with that network repair tool (idk it's name, I have hungarian windows). When it stayed connected for more then 2 seconds I was even able to load google, youtube, other sites,
I tried some solutions, like disabling the energy saver settings, setting it to 10mb half duplex, etc, but nothing worked, my
internet kept connecting/reconnecting.
Today I started my pc and it works perfectly.. Any ideas on how to solve it? I have the newest lan driver.

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A:Network keeps reconnecting

It appears that you manually configured the IP for at least one system.
DON'T do that - - make sure all systems use DHCP
 

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I recently have come across an issue where my internet randomly disconnects, mostly while on Skype or downloading video games and cannot figure out the issue at all. It usually downloads fine for about 1 minute and then disconnects completely. 0kbps and internet drops on my computer alone.

I'm kinda new to tech forums so if you guys need any information let me know.
 

A:Internet keeps disconnecting randomly

Hi, I had this problem a few years ago, which was fixed by buying a new USB wireless dongle.
But if you are using wireless connection to the router, try an ethercable instead and see if the same thing happens.
Are you using a laptop? If so it could be faulty wireless 802.11 board.
If you are using a USB wireless adapter, it could that the pc is turning off the power to the USB ports to 'save power', that can be changed if required.
 

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Our router is a Belkin wireless G-plus mimo, Model# f509230-4
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Any ideas on how we can stop constantly disconnecting each other would be greatly appreciated.

*just saw I posted this in the wrong place..ugh

Moderator note: Moved.
 

A:Disconnecting from internet when others use the wifi

Two suggestions:

First, make sure you have the latest firmware for that router

Second, after updating the firmware, access the router config and set the MTU to 1492.

This will stop packet fragmentation and all devices will then be protected from a packet reassembly overflow condition, failing all existing connections.
 

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Here's another strange thing that will happen when the problem occurs. Upon shutting down to try and reconnect, my computer will be stuck on the shutdown screen.

I found one minidump from yesterday, but I'm not sure how much of a help it will be. I'll attach it anyway.

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A:Internet Disconnecting Randomly

What is your network adapter? It must be an issue with your adapter.
 

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What router do you have?
 

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What is this computer, a laptop or desktop? Make and model? What version of Windows is installed?
 

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Sounds like you've got a firewall enabled that is rejecting the DHCP renewal. Try disabling that to resolve this - or switch to a static IP, they're free for residential customers.

Someone else posted about this issue - and a fix for DD-WRT, in this forum thread: https://forums.sonic.net/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=243&p=1455

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Those DNS codes don't look right. Where are you located?
 

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A:Wireless USB adapter keeps disconnecting and reconnecting

hi

USB is notorious for being flaky and i would and have always advised against using it, however you could try changing the channel on your router to another number this may fix the issue for you.
 

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Laptop or desktop computer? Try this:
Release and renew IP adresses
 

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A:Internet randomly disconnecting

Welcome to TechSpot! Hopefully I can give you some guidance.
First, you need to understand that we don't use HijackThis to 'screen' for problems.

About the connection interrupt:
1. If you use a router: Disconnect the power from the router and the modem. Wait about 30 seconds. Then reconnect the power to both. This is known as power cycling If frees up the memory in the router.
2. Check the manufacturer's site of this:
C:\Program Files\TalkTalk\TalkTalk SNU5630NS 05 Wireless USB Adapter Utility\TTUSBBGMonitor.exe
See if there is any firmware update available. If there is, follow the instructions and update the driver.
3. Check the setting you have for this:
O23 - Service: ES lite Service for program management. (ES lite Service) - Unknown owner - Crogram FilesGigabyteEasySaverESSVR.EXE Easy Energy Saver it's a motherboard utility that manage the power of CPU, fan and may others.
Click on start> All Programs> double click on GigabyteEasySaver and check the settings. It might be that it is closing the system down for some reason.
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A:New laptop, wireless network disconnecting

look for a firmware update for the router

AND

a WiFi driver update for your laptop.

Then get a copy of NetStumbler, scan the network and see if you can find a channel that has
no other SSIDs on it.
 

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This problem is known on the Lenovo 3000... you might look on the Lenovo or Thinkpad sites for more assistance on how to resolve it. But There are some major defects that appear on some Lenovo 3000 system boards.
 

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look for and remove static IP addresses from all systems.

you should have this layout
Code:
modem==router<-- desktop wired
|
+ . . . . wifi to laptop

ONLY the router should be connected to the modem
 

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Check with your internet provider.....some restrict usage during peak times no matter the bandwidth you are paying to use.
 

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While installing the new optical drive, you might have inadvertently loosened one or more connectors. Recheck all data and power cables to make sure they are tight, including all those to the motherboard.
 

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What did you use scan the computer for pest? Also have you updated XP for patch release lately? How about the Netgear have you updated the firmware on it?

You can try to backup the router configuration to a file.
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you say its connection 2 do you have another nic also what is the end result after waiting to connect (limited or no connectivity or media disconnected or what)
 

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You might try updating the firmware on the Linksys WRT54G, or get another router like D-Link
 

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Check the Acer support site for a possible update to the Atheros adapter driver. What OS are you running?
 

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hi, welcome to techspot

it appears that your having problems not with your network as it stays connected but with your ISP, if you could provide what kind of internet you have (ISP) cable, dsl, fios, it would be easier to diagnose your problem
 

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A:Can't connect to internet after disconnecting router and going straight through modem

I'll skip the explanation as to why.. but try to force your ISP to reset

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Ive had some porblems maintaining my wireless signal. For mine though I think it was a combination of vista and uTorrent or the rubbish router that im forced to use.

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Are you using an on-board NIC (network connection on the motherboard) or a PCI NIC? (a network card installed into a motherboard slot)

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hey kiwiwannabe.... weird problem lol..... just a question....u have only mentioned that the problem occurs with the one specified person....i'm just wondering if u talk and cam with someone else whether it still does the same thing?? Also is the interference only apparent when voice chat is activated?? I mean, does it make an "internal" noise when ONLY the cam is running?? Please check these 2 things and report back.

Spyder_1386
 

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The only thing you could do is tell you landlord to move the router closer to the room you use your computer in or set up a wireless bridge between his wireless router and the one you would need to buy.
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I certainly understand the issue. These steps might help you fixing it. This is an issue that is cropping up more and more.

If just a new problem try exiting Yahoo Messenger and then relaunching it. Even try rebooting your computer. If both those fail to solve your problem then try the suggestions below.
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System

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[ Qualifiers] 0

Level 2

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Security


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Start > Run > CMD > ok
On the command line enter: netsh int tcp set global autotuninglevel=disabled

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To run Command Prompt as Administrator
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I just reinstalled windows live messenger in my laptop I always manage to sign in but it stops responding a few seconds after that If I m lucky enough it works for a few minutes I ve tried some suggestions online but they don t work Here are the details of the error Hope it gives a clue on how to solve it The program msnmsgr exe version stopped interacting with Windows and was closed To see if more information about the problem is available check the problem history in the Action Center control panel Process ID c Start Time cbc a f e Termination Time Application Path C Program Files Windows Live Messenger msnmsgr exe Report Id Windows Live not responding Windows in 2009 Messenger 7 d f - d- e -bc f- e eb - System Windows Live Messenger 2009 not responding in Windows 7 - Provider Name Application Hang - EventID Qualifiers Level Task Keywords x - TimeCreated SystemTime Windows Live Messenger 2009 not responding in Windows 7 - - T Z EventRecordID Channel Application Computer user-PC Security - EventData msnmsgr exe c cbc a f e C Program Files Windows Live Messenger msnmsgr exe d f - d- e -bc f- e eb E B E F E -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Binary data In Words E E B F E In Bytes E B E U n k n F E o w n Please help me guys It ll be very much appreciated because I don t like windows live messenger nbsp

A:Windows Live Messenger 2009 not responding in Windows 7

Per your PM: Windows Live Messenger is outside of my area of expertise. I don't use messaging programs.

I found the following bits of info:




Windows Live Messenger 2009 customers should consider upgrading to Windows Live Messenger 2011, provided that they?re using Windows Vista SP2 or Windows 7, in order to take advantage of additional security mitigations capable of blocking the spreading of a self-replicating worm.Click to expand...

Microsoft has switched off Active Links in Windows Live Messenger 2009.




?Because we?ve now blocked active links in Messenger 2009, starting [Nov. 12], some customers may also see a notification in the main Messenger window warning them that some features might not be available.?Click to expand...

Possibly this might be related to your problem. More HERE>

Hopefully someone in this forum will be able to assist you.
 

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Hello Everyone .

I've been running some problems with Windows Live Messenger 8.1 about few days already
If I double click on the Messenger shortcut then It won't just open ( Most of the time , but there are exceptions ) , however it appears on the task manager .
If I disable my network connection or unplug the internet cable , then Live Messenger will pop up , but when I unplug / enable the network , msn just freezes and the program seems to not respond .
I think that Msn may bein conflict with Winamp since they sometimes crash together .
I'm running Windows XP 64-Bit .


Thanks ,
Chris .
 

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http://www.techspot.com/blog/129/how-to-run-windows-live-messenger-on-windows-xp-x64/
 

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A:Live Messenger works when I connect it to a Ethernet switch?

Can you ping google.com once you use the modem? You might not be authenticating to the WWW properly and Msn is blinded with connectivity by the modem being unable to do so.
 

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Time to switch to Google Talk or Skype
 

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A:Loading Yahoo Messenger crashes my computer

Did you get a BSOD everytime it crashed if it did you will have mini dump files I need these to see what caused the crash also look in the event viewer and have a look at the event ID for when your system crashed.
 

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Hi,
I have a small issue with the Windows Live Messenger automatic reconnect feature, and was wondering if there is any way to change it.
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I need a way to make Messenger try to reconnect once or twice more, because usually the 4th-5th time I try, Messenger gets it right.

Thank you very much for any help whatsoever.
Greatly appreciated.
 

A:Windows Live Messenger - Change Number of Reconnect Attempts

as far as i know there's not a way to change this, usually it will keep trying to reconnect with longer intervals in between, but obviously this is not the case here

i expect it would be a set thing in the program's code and not something that you could change easily
 

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A:How do I remove the "Don't include information like passwords" from msn messenger?

That message should go away itself after you open a set amount of conversations. Try opening a conversation window a few times and see if it goes away.
 

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Call your own mobile SP and ask them what they are playing at. I suspect that this is "a strategic withdrawel of service facilities" - in other words they don't make any money out of the calls so they have stopped access through MSN. B*st*rds.
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Is there nobody who can help me with this please?
 

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Please help . thx
 

A:Windows live messenger forgets my ID and Password

Try running the 8 steps found here

And see if that reveals anything
 

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A:Windows Live Messenger not responding

anyone any where? any ideas at all? :\
 

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