RE: A Baffling Question

Below is a conversation I had on the PCWorks mailserv. When I removed
the protocol 

Microsoft TCP / IP Version 6

from my LAN connection, my problem went away.

I don't know for sure whether this solution wil work in your case - I
didn't compare wireless with wired connection.


-------------------------

Yes, that is the protocol that should be removed.

It does cause flakiness in certain browsers and systems.

Peter Kaulback

Dale E. Heltzer wrote:
> Do you mean in the Properties for my Local Area Network, one of the 
> entries is Microsoft TCP / IP Version 6
>
> ??
>
> Is *that what I should remove?
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: pcworks-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
> [mailto:pcworks-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> On Behalf Of Peter Kaulback
> Sent: Sunday, November 18, 2007 10:37 AM
> To: pcworks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [PCWorks] Internet connectivity puzzle
>
> Dale, is IPV6 installed on this system? In "Networking" for your 
> connection is there an entry for IPV6? If it is there then uninstall
it.
>
> It is not needed for most purposes and if you need it in the future 
> then you can install it again. Likely you won't though.
>
> Peter Kaulback
>
> Dale E. Heltzer wrote:
>   
>> When I try to use Msie (V7) I frequently (but not *always) get a 
>> message at the bottom of the screen "connecting to site 1.0.0.0" 
>> after
>>     
>
>   
>> which I get the message that Internet Explorer "cannot display the 
>> web
>>     
> page."
>   
>> I am using XP Pro, ZoneAlarm Pro, Norton AV 2006 I have Windows 
>> firewall turned off.
>>
>> Any suggestions?
>>
>> TIA
>
=========================
The list's FAQ's can be seen by sending an email to
PCWorks-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with FAQ in the subject line.

To unsubscribe, subscribe, set Digest or Vacation to on or off, go to
http://www.freelists.org/list/pcworks .  You can also send an email to
PCWorks-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with Unsubscribe in the subject line.
Your member list settings can be found at
http://www.freelists.org/cgi-bin/lsg2.cgi/l=pcworks .  Once logged in,
you have access to numerous other email options.  

The list archives are located at
http://www.freelists.org/archives/pcworks/ .  All email posted to the
list will be placed there in the event anyone needs to look for previous
posts.

--
JFW related links:
JFW homepage: http://www.freedomscientific.com/
Scripting mailing list: 
http://lists.the-jdh.com/listinfo.cgi/scriptography-the-jdh.com
JFW List instructions:
To post a message to the list, send it to jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
To unsubscribe from this mailing list, send a message to 
jfw-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the word unsubscribe in the subject line.
Archives located at: http://www.freelists.org/archives/jfw

If you have any concerns about the list, post received from the list, or the 
way the list is being run, do not post them to the list. Rather contact the 
list owner at jfw-admins@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Other related posts: