Can't access microsoft websites

Discussion in 'Wireless Networking' started by Guest, Nov 28, 2005.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    I cannot access any micosoft websites.
    All the TCP/IP settings appear to be OK on each PC, but I get a timeout from but most other sites appear to be OK
    Any suggestions?
    Guest, Nov 28, 2005
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  2. Guest

    Malke Guest

    Since we don't know how you connect to the Internet, this is just a

    Information from MVP Steve Winograd:

    This is a common problem with shared DSL connections that use PPP Over
    Ethernet (PPPoE). Here are some possible fixes. Any one of them
    should solve the problem:

    1. Install Windows XP Service Pack 1 or 2 on the ICS host computer.

    2. Find the right MTU setting on the client computer, as shown here:

    and then make the setting manually on the client computer, or use
    DrTCP to make it:

    3. Download the free RASPPPoE program and install it on the host
    computer. Use it instead of XP's PPPoE program. Details at these

    See these sites for more information:

    Connectivity Problems on ICS Clients When You Use a PPPoE Connection on
    a Windows XP ICS Host

    Troubleshooting MTU Size in PPPoE Dialin Connectivity -

    If this doesn't help and/or fit your situation, please see this link for
    the kind of details you should include in your next newsgroup post in
    order to get focused troubleshooting advice:

    Malke, Nov 28, 2005
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