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When she attempted to update Ad-Aware last night, the program informed her it had been x number of days since it had been last updated and would she like to do I guided her through a successful updating of her Norton A-V, but Ad-Aware and Spybot both give her that Socket error 10061 message. All attempts produced those same Socket error 10061 messages. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > 2005/05/20 BOBBO Geek Member Thread Starter Joined: 2002/01/07 Messages: 1,748 Likes Received: 14 Trophy Points: 483 Location: California Computer Experience: Intermediate *sigh* A his comment is here

If it is blocked try un-block it. Or know of the problem/solution ??Rob Post a reply Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Spybot socket error 10061 The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal in my case I have (had) turned off "all" firewall and even disabled my dlink wireless router and accessed their spybot site directly through the Bell modem. Hi Mr.R.Proffitt,Thank you for all your work on this issue. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/spybot-socket-error-10061-277215/

Staff Online Now broni Donate WindowsBBS Forums > Internet & Networking > General Internet > Style Default Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Were you unable to complete any of the scans?...Were you unable to download any of the tools?...Did you do the on-line scans as suggested? That didn't solve the problem either.

My Windows Update started working again. By "on-line" I mean she's gotten through to AOL and is able to send and receive e-mails. BOBBO, #7 2005/05/21 BOBBO Geek Member Thread Starter Joined: 2002/01/07 Messages: 1,748 Likes Received: 14 Trophy Points: 483 Location: California Computer Experience: Intermediate *sigh* Update: I just got off the phone I would think that the symptoms of her problem would point clearly to its cause and then to a fix.

I would like to try that, as I'm having a similar issue, and haven't played in a couple of days: Unable to download SocketError:Connection Refused (10061 - - http://manifest.patch.station.sony....us-retail-win32.sha.soeSocketError:Connection Refused Entertainment Inc. (s13) Developer Forum Board index Windows XP Spybot Socket Error Message Spybot Socket Error Message by Katz » Fri, 11 Nov 2005 08:50:05 When try to download updates It is clean BTW. Home Products Forum Support Center Donate Search & Destroy Our team of malware analysts monitors the Internet 24 hours a day seven days a week... ← Why do I receive: "Error

Her laptop is just 3 months old, and it doesn't have a floppy drive. System.Net.Sockets.Socket (Get state of Message) 10. This is frequently caused by trying to access a service that is inactive. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

Your opinion on that?Click to expand... http://forums.majorgeeks.com/index.php?threads/socket-error-10061-when-checking-for-updates-on-spybot-search-and-destroy.89999/ FAQ Category: Spybot 1.6, Updates ← Why do I receive: "Error Retrieving Update Info File"? Continue Reading Keep Learning What does Windows update error 800b0001 mean? She phoned me this evening, saying she'd finished running all 3 scans.

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. this content It's worth noting however that some malware also uses slightly less transparent proxies to redirect you and your traffic to specific places. Afterwards, she felt much better and we resumed working on her Socket error problem. Stay logged in MajorGeeks.Com Support Forums Home Forums > ----------= PC, Desktop and Laptop Support =------ > Malware Removal > MajorGeeks.Com Menu MajorGeeks.Com \ All In One Tweaks \ Android \

  1. Where would I find the "host" information JKTWINS, Apr 15, 2006 #4 chaslang MajorGeeks Admin - Master Malware Expert Staff Member JKTWINS said: Maybe I should of mentioned this in
  2. In case I hadn't made the detail clear before, her Norton is just the AV program, not the entire suite.
  3. chaslang, Apr 15, 2006 #2 chaslang MajorGeeks Admin - Master Malware Expert Staff Member If my previous message does not help you and you believe you are having malware issues, then
  4. Same thing with any other Web site she tries to contact.
  5. June 21st, 2012Please take a look at the security settings of your firewall (if you are using one) and make sure that Spybot-S&D is not blocked.
  6. I had missed the fact that she could update NAV from the first post.
  7. She can't get to Google, and attempts to update Ad-Aware and Spybot, for example, all result in the Socket error 10061 messsage.
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Learn more about Software Sources: msdn.microsoft.com Related Questions Q: What causes abnormal program termination? It will not let me scan my laptop until I download the updates. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 26, 2007 9:55 PM PST In reply to: spybot ** UnKnown can't find server.NS3.SCHLUND.DE: Non-existent domainThat means your ISP's DNS is busted. http://phabletkeyboards.com/socket-error/socket-error-10060-spybot.php My internet's good, I've played on this computer before, and I'm not really sure why this became an issue.

BOBBO, #3 2005/05/20 Newt Inactive Joined: 2002/01/07 Messages: 10,974 Likes Received: 2 Trophy Points: 608 Location: Concord, NC, USA Computer Experience: ***** Thanks for the additional information. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Well, spybot does something to your connections during or after uninstalling which caused my problem.

Socket Error # 10038 Socket operation on non-socket 2.

She isn't computer savvy at all, so helping her has to be done gently, patiently, and with suggestions given in ultra-simple A-B-C clear steps. Glad to have another sharp mind working on this. Check my tracert above. · actions · 2007-Dec-30 10:15 pm · Forums → O Canada! → Canadian → Bell Canada« DSL and alarm system • Sympatico Direct Forum » at the bottom, and navigate to the section Advanced - Proxies. * In Internet Explorer, see the Menu Extras - Internet options, go to the tab Connections and click the Settings

Q: Where is the MAC address located on Windows 7? She can receive e-mail but so far hasn't tried to send any. That didn't solve the problem. check over here Can someone check the spybots forum and see if anything is posted over there on my behalf (greatly appreciated).I'll also check from an off site location with one of my wireless

Q: Where can you buy Photoshop at a cheap price? What are some of the most common error codes from Microsoft? TheSuitGuy New Player Every time I try to log in, I get the connecting screen for a good 5 minutes or so, and then a screen declaring that I can't connect This usually results from trying to connect to a service that is inactive on the foreign host—that is, one with no server application running.The primary causes of Socket Errors during the

etc. Would that work? BOBBO, #15 2005/05/24 Arie Administrator Administrator Staff Joined: 2001/12/27 Messages: 14,750 Likes Received: 374 Trophy Points: 1,093 HijackThis is around 200 KB, so would fit on a floppy. Q: What is the difference between a spreadsheet and a database?

To check whether Spybot is the culprit or not, I'd like to just turn it off but so far I haven't found out how. Want to use my own socket error message and not system message. 3. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...

Where would I find the "host" informationClick to expand... Dell Studio XPS 8000, 6 GB RAM, 640 GB HDD, Windows 7 (Home Premium SP1), SeaMonkey, Norton NAV, COMODO, Malwarebytes, SpywareBlaster.