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Secure Socket Tunneling Error 1717

Q: Secure Socket Tunneling Error 1717

Hi! I don't know if this is specifically a Vista problem or not, so I am posting here.

Here is where I am at:

I am trying to get my XBox to share my laptop's internet connection. I know that this is possible because I have done it before, from this very laptop, with this very Vista os on it. Now, I am unable to checkmark "Allow other users..." for sharing etc. I get the error that Internet Connection Sharing failed because "the dependency service or group failed to start."

Well I found out that it was dependent on the service "Remote Access Auto Connection Manager", so I tried to start that. (It is also dependent on Telephony, but that is running). Same error. I find out that THAT is dependent on "Remote Access Connection Manager". When I try to start THAT, I get the same error. It is dependent on "Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol Service", which is not dependent on anything. When I try to get THAT service to start, I always get the error 1717: Interface is unknown.

I have been trying for 3 days to fix this. I am ready to throw Vista out of the Window & reinstall XP, seriously. The only suggested solution I have found so far is to do a clean start-up. I have done this, & am still not able to get these certain services running. These are my last-ditch efforts, & then Vista is gone for good for me. I have done wayyyy too much troubleshooting on this os. I have been searching & searching & there are no definite answers out there for this problem, just unanswered questions.

If you can help, I'd be very grateful...not to mention impressed!

Thanks in advance.

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A: Secure Socket Tunneling Error 1717

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I am on Windows Vista Home Basic, 32-bit, SP2. I need to start the Internet Connection Sharing service, which is dependent on the Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol service, but SSTP can't be started. When I try to manually start it, it gives me
Error 1722: The RPC server is unavailable.
The SSTP service doesn't list any dependencies, however RPC and RPC locator are active. What am I missing?

A:Cannot start Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol service: Error 1722

Hello? Is this the correct section for this question?

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Keywords: Classic
SstpSvc fails to start; Starts then stops; 

Solution: Under Device Manager: Network Adapters: Enable Wan Miniport SSTP

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This was my problem last night:

"I just tried to open my mail and i got this:

The connection to the server has failed. Account: '[email protected]', Server: 'pop', Protocol: POP3, Port: 110, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10061, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E

can someone help me please?"

well, i tried it this mornin and it works now, so I'll just leave it at that.

But I want to know what may have caused this error, if someone could explain.
THanks a lot.

A:(Solved) Protocol: POP3, Port: 110, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10061

That message 99.9% of the time is telling you that your ISP E-Mail server is down for some reason.
Wouldn't be concerned about it unless it happens quite often and then you should be calling the ISP to ask what is up with the E-Mail server!!


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Can not detect the modem. Using Vista Enterprise. When trying to start the "Remote Access Connection Manager" service it return "Error 1068: the dependency service or group failed to start". On starting the dependent service "Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol Service", it return "Error 1717 The interface is unknown"

What can I do to resolve this issue?

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i noticed on a few sites they suport secure socket layers (SSL) just wondering why more sites dont offer this to help our privacy, and give us a sense of security, just wondering,

A:secure socket layers

or do i have it wrong? do we get ssl from our os? or... tring to fig this stuff out

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I use Netscape 4.7. I'm having a minor problem with e-mail at HOTMAIL.COM, and one of the troubleshooting suggestions was to be sure I had Secure Socket Layer turned on.

This option can be found at Edit > Preferences > Mail & Newsgroups > Mail Servers. The verbatim description is "Use Secure Socket Layer(SSL) or TLS for outgoing messages" with three (3) choices: Never, If Possible, and Always.

What is SSL, its purpose, function and how does it work?

What does TLS stand for?

How does TLS differ from SSL?
R. J. Emery

A:Secure Socket Layer, What is?



[This message has been edited by bhesson (edited 02-12-2000).]

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I have been told by a security check on my desk top that the Secure Socket levels are disabled.
Can anyone tell me what to do about this please.
I have looked at the advanced tab in internet explorer and ticked the SSL 3.0. SSL 1 was already ticked. There is no SSL 2.
But this was internet explorer not Microsoft Edge. I am worried about been in a vunerable state.

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I accidentally cracked the socket while trying to install ram. Everything looks ok, no missing pins, no serious looking damage. The memory module stays in place but is not recognized. Is there a way to fix the socket or do I have to purchase a new motherboard? There is nothing wrong with the module itself, it works in the other slot.
Thanks for your help!

A:Cracked Dimm socket/secure latch came out

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I am using a TCP/IP - Acer Lan ALN 201 PCI ethernet adapter. The control panel, system , device manager says everything is working correctly. I only have one problem. When using a program called paltalk, I am unable to upload or download .jpeg files. I get a message that says "socket error on non socket". I am able to view video in this program, but am unable to send or receive pictures. I properly opened the correct ports on the router homepage. I am hooked to the net via a Lynksys router. Any suggestions? Is this a hardware problem or a software problem? haven't seen it before. Thanks.

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Thin green dotted line running down screen monitor 2 months old ;Acer customer support useless. Need help.

A:Acer 1717 Monitor

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So I have the little yellow sign by my tunneling system icon. Ive tried reinstalling it and changing the disabled components value to 0 and restarting. Even did a clean boot and tried. Nothing is working someone help me plz!!!!

A:Terador tunneling system error help!!

Are you working through a Router?  When I installed my Night Hawk tunneling and network controller acquired the yellow signs, I did drivers over ran a post up here nothing would correct it.  That being said it was about three months back every last thing works fine, I did get a comment from another member "If it Ain't Broke Don't Fix it" I pass that on to you as long as all is fine leave well enough alone.

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Did a Norton scan and Norton noted that I had an error with regard to drivers. Everything appears to be working fine, not sure what this error entails. Looked at device manager and the only YELLOW LIGHT was
teredo tunneling pseudo-interface error
D.Manger says it is not working,etc.
Cause for alarm or ignore?

A:teredo tunneling pseudo error?

Hi jake21 The Microsoft Teredo Tunneling Adapter is used to convert IPv4 communications to IPv6. It's normal for the device to show as not working (Code 10). You don't have to worry about it since you most likely don't use it. You can ignore that warning.

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I have worked on this problem off and on for months and don't seem to get anywhere.  Have downloaded different tests to no avail, is there anyone who can help me?

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Under Devices and Printers, thecomputer icon has a yellow triangle next to it. Ran the troubleshooting device and got this: Not worried about the Floppy error but the Toredo Tunneling Adapter.(IPV4/IPV6) I applied a fix, the new driver appeared to load and install, but shortly afterwards a note said it failed install. Looking at the error on the internet, suggested fixes are installing malwarebyte and do a deep scan (Malware)??? and if that does not fix it, it suggests a registry "hack" Is this a result of malware?? or something elso.

A:Nagging error message about Teredo Tunneling Adapter

Follow this to install MSTTA
Step By Step Guide To Install Microsoft Teredo Tunnel Adapter
Yes, this issue can be caused by Malwares as well.
would recommend running a scans with
Hitman Pro

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The teredo tunneling adapter in windows 7 has error code 10 .
To get rid of this error, I followed instructions #8 of “microsoft teredo tunneling adapter has a driver problem”
However in my case it did not get rid of the error, instead it got rid of teredo tunneling adapter.
When I manually reinstated Teredo, the same error code 10 reappeared.
What can I do?

PS.The reason I want to have teredo working is that I cannot use Easy Connect in windows 7 (it is greyed out) I do not think that the router is the culprit, because my windows 8.1 laptop can use Easy Connect

Thanks in advance

A:Solved: microsoft teredo tunneling adapter, error code 10

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After purchasing my computer with Windows 7 installed (April 1st), I got a PC shop to transfer my stuff from my old XP machine. Shortly after, I tried to backup my PC using the Windows program but it failed several times and Device Manager had a yellow exclamation mark at Network adapters - Microsoft Teredo Tunneling Adapter. Updating and uninstalling have both failed. Under Properties - Device status it states - This device cannot start (Code 10).
I'm also experiencing numerous blue screens with Event Viewer displaying Kernal-power under Critical. I've run System File Checker tool (SFC) several times with one success which helped, but which have failed since. Also having constant browser crashes.
Thanks in advance for any advice offered.  

A:Microsoft teredo tunneling adapter wont start - error code 10. + Blue screens.

If this PC is under warranty, return it to them ASAP.

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Okay I am at wits end.

When I hit send and receive all 3 accounts the User has setup fails to receive anything.

I get the following error -

Your server has unexpectedly terminated the connection. Possible causes for this include server problems, network problems, or a long period of inactivity. Account: 'XXXXX', Server: 'XXXXXX', Protocol: POP3, Port: 110, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10053, Error Number: 0x800CCC0F

Now I read a TON of web pages prior to posting so please make sure to read what I have tried before posting a thought on the fix -

I tried everything on this KB - http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;813514 except OE reinstall because this is a PC that has OE integrated and to be honest I can't get the account info if I have to wipe it and reload it for another week (but it has to be fixed now)

Basically I have tried the following -
1)Uninstalled AV - No change (even the same socket error number and standard error number).
2) Made a new identity - No change
3) Changed time delay for getting emails up to 5 mins - No change
4) Uninstalled Firewall - No change (even windows firewall is disabled)
5) Checked MTU (it was right also wasn't really thought of as the culprit because all other PC's on the same network get their emails just fine.
6) Tried a system restore but that seems to be fubar as well and none of my old restore points work.

I did do a Hijack This, Ad-Aware, Spybot, Ewido and more scan no prob... Read more

A:XP OE 6.00.2900.2180 - Socket Error: 10053, Error Number: 0x900CCC0F

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firefox opening strange search pages instead of desired page. When I try to run Spybot - Malwarbytes - NOD32 I cannot update the programs and get the "error retrieving update info file socket error # 11004" while all other internet connections work fine.

DDS (Ver_09-02-01.01) - NTFSx86
Run by GenChair at 6:47:59.57 on Sun 02/15/2009
Internet Explorer: 7.0.5730.13 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_11
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.1022.421 [GMT -8:00]

AV: ESET NOD32 antivirus system 2.70 *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated)
FW: ZoneAlarm Security Suite Firewall *enabled*

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k WudfServiceGroup
C:\Program Files\Pure Digital Technologies\FlipShare\FlipShareService.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exe
C:\Program Files\Eset\nod32krn.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k imgsvc
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A:error retrieving update info file Socket error #11004


Sorry for delayed response. Forums have been really busy. If you still need help with this post a fresh dds log, please.

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Hi, I have looked at all the different discussion threads and tried almost every single suggestion made but still have'nt had any luck so far.
I can receive email but can't send any. What triggered this error is that, I recently moved from London to New York and I am now using a different ISP to connect to the internet. But my old setting should work (since it has worked in the past when I logged in from hotel or other locations using different ISPs.)

I have tried changing the port numbers etc, but I keep getting back this error message.

"The connection to the server has failed. Subject 'Test', Account: 'O2 Email', Server: 'smtp.o2.co.uk', Protocol: SMTP, Port: 25, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10060, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E"

Any help will be much appreciated.


A:Send problem with Windows Mail. Socket Error: 10060, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E

You must go to the website of the new email provider to get the correct settings. Not just port numbers but all other settings as well.

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I was doing some housekeeping on one of my computers and now i get
error messages like:
Netscape was unable to create network socket connection


socket error 11001
eror number 0x800CCC0D

the computer is unable to surf or do email
the computer still sees the other computers on the network


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Sorry but I had to re-post this problem as the title was incorrect.

Socket error 10065 from Outlook Express
Hi, for the last few days we have been receiving "The connection to the server has failed. Account: 'Joint French', Server: 'pop.orange.fr', Protocol: POP3, Port: 110, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10065, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E" from Outlook Express.

I have :
- run a full Norton system scan - no viruses found
- run a disc cleanup via Start programs, accessories, system tools, disc cleanup
- run a Norton registry cleanup - same problem
- tried uninstalling Outlook and then found a posting that says you cant physically uninstall and reinstall outlook

Google chrome is working ok and I can get to the messages via Chrome but am having no luck getting outlook to send and receive mail.

Internet search implies it may be a broekn registry entry but is there a recommended registry cleanup took and/or can you suggest anything else I can try?

Much appreciated

A:Solved: Socket Error: 10065, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E

Just for completeness - I found the cause of the error was nothing to do with ports. We use an application called Peerblock which prevent our PC sending information to third parties (telecoms companies, educations institutions, etc.) This uses lists from www.iblocklist.com and one list in particular (the bogon list) would seem to contain an IP address which conflicts with a combination of Orange.fr and Outlook express requirements and so prevents Outlook working.

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When running Cobian 8 backup software I get PM checking new versions, Socket Error
11004. Any suggestions??
thank you,

A:Error Cobian Version 8 error Socket errors.

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I am unable to send through my msn account; which is a drag to forward something that came in that mailbox. I get the error: Socket Error: 10060, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E. This error does not happen when I am forwarding or sending in one of my other email addresses. The solution that I have seen posted states it is a problem when you have "call waiting" on your line. Since my puter is on the same cable as my phone, I need to have phone usage, call waiting, and puter use all at the same time. This has been an on and off issue since Windows Live took over my old Outlook Express. Without moving messages from the msn account to another email, is there a better way?

A:Socket Error: 10060, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E

Socket Error: 10060, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E usually means there is a problem connecting to the server or the connection is timing out.
You can try to ping your SMTP server.
Go to start - run - type "ping MSN smtp SERVER" (where MSN smtp SERVER is your smtp server you are using in outlook express for your MSN account).
Let me know if you get a reply or not.

Your firewall (if you have one) might also be interfering? Try turning them off temporarily.
You might be using the wrong port to send emails?
Lastly you have to authenticate to the SMTP server and you might not be doing that?

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I keep receiving Windows Socket Error 10055. It happens sparatically, but two things that I've noticed it happens with is while running:

Replay-Radio 6

The error occurs even when those aren't running (but replay-radio is usually running in the background). I just uninstalled the program after receiving a TRSDKd error.

In addition to that error, I have been receiving Application Errors for various programs. It usually goes like this:

The instruction at "0x012220a7" referenced memory at "0x01260b30". The memory could not be "written". Click on OK to terminate the program

Then it closes down something that I didn't even know was running.

Any thoughts? I know this is very vague, but anything that can help would be greatly appreciated.

Also, what is "LS101805.exe"

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 11:39:54 PM, on 4/25/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\Progr... Read more

A:Windows Socket Error 10055 and Application Error

I just closed Real Player and got this:

RealPlay.exe - Application Error

The instruction at "0x003e20a7" referenced memory at "0x00d70b28". The memory could not be "written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

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Alright trying yet again .......

I had one Computer tower working, however noisy due to an old CPU Fan.

Rang SMBT Computing, asking for a home visit to replace AMD Athlon XP1600+ CPU Fan, due to my inability o leave the house because of a broken leg.
The Proprietor came ripped out the old CPU Fan (with some force) on the floor of my office.

He then replaced the old fan with the new one. According to the CPU Fan Instructions, a thermal paste needed to be applied evenly over the heatsink, before application. I observed Adam do no such thing.

After replacement of fan (which took under one minute from start to finish) he restarted my Computer. It would no longer work. It ?hung? at the black startup screen.

He then took my computer tower away, saying he would need to ?run further tests?.

After several phone calls by myself, he said either the CPU or motherboard were damaged when HE had had replaced the CPU Fan. He would install a new motherboard into my computer tower.

He did and a few days later my partner went and picked it up.

NB. No mention of costs for parts and labour were even brought up. There error on installation there problem to fix.

Upon installation of the Operating System, (which kept encountering errors), the motherboard was running. The only problem being that upon any type of installation (i.e. Critical Updates, other Utilities) the computer would shut down, and reboot itself. Even when the computer tower was left in i... Read more

A:MSI K8MM-V Socket 754 Motherboard & MD Sempron 3000+ 64-bit CPU, 1.8GHz, SOCKET 754

G'Day - I would not waste time on it. I think your idea of sending it back with the bill is spot on. Don't forget to lay it on thick that you are incapacitated and have been taken advantage of over this.
Albert (Whinging Pom) Lionheart

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Hello everyone,
Can somebody help me how I can solve the following problem:When windows Vista is starting up and on the moment that Vista is building up the desktop icons I get following error message window#Begin of error message#DNS Failed to load control 'SocketXCtl' from socketx.ocx. Your version of socket.ocx may be outdated.Make sure you are using the version of the control that was provided with your application.

Help Please

A:Socket.OCX error

Hi karlo0013,

The socket.ocx file seems to be used by an application triggered at the startup of your computer, more likely an application that tries to perform a network connection.
To find out the program to which the file is related, just do a search : the file is certainly stored in the program directory.

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I use the telnet client zmud to connect to muds. I keep getting a zSocket error 2:10055 or it connects and immediately freezes. any ideas? My roommates use computer while I'm away and I have no idea what they may have done to it. can still connect to web so cable is fine.

A:socket error


Take a look in here

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Error win socket not detected
Came home from vacation and as I walked in I looked at my router and the internet being used at full blast and none of our
Wifi capable devices were even on
So the next day we go to get on the internet and we get that error message so we just turn off fhe modem and turn it back on it works fine now im not sure if yhe neighbors caused anything cause our connection is open

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I hope someone can help ! After being away for 1 week I came home & can not receive emails. The error saying :
The connection to the server has failed. Account: 'Reachnet', Server: 'mail.reachnet.com.au', Protocol: POP3, Port: 110, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10060, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E
I have tried everything but still nothing. I can send emails & get on internet. I have Windows Mail. I am using google mail to get to this forum. I am not very technical but if it is explained clearly I can follow. Thanks. please help me from going crazy.

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I been receiving the following error when trying to check my mail with Outlook Express:
The connection to the server has failed. Account: 'mail.mchsi.com (2)', Server: 'mail.mchsi.com', Protocol: POP3, Port: 110, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10057, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E

I've deleted my account and re added it checked my password, Ran out of things to check, I been running Spam Manager for a month with no problems, This just started a couple of days ago for no reason, I've not added any new programs...
The Spam Manager is getting my mail but not Outlook Express,
I shut dome the Spam program and my firewall and that didn't help either.. I can access the Internet ok.
XP Home
O.E. 6.0
Thanks For any help....

A:O.E. Socket Error

Error Number: 0x800CCC0E indicates that you have a firewall ( program ) that is blocking the port ( in your case, 110 ), or the program is blocking Outlook Express altogether.

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Hi and welcome to TSF please see the thread here [RESOLVED]socket error 10060

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Whenever I try to log on to my account on my pc game it says socket err. I know this has something to do with the IP address but I'm not to familier with this. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

A:Socket Error

Does Device Manager show any errors for the NIC? Try moving the NIC to a different slot.

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hello there, i have a problem. i have a processor which is a CELERON 2.00 GHz and it's on socket 478. is it okey to insert it on my other motherboard which is a socket 478B? i really need some help right now... thanks in advance... god bless...

A:Socket 478 vs socket 478b on Celeron processor

i think it will.........tigerdirect WAS selling the 478b and celeron in a combo so i would imagine that they are compatible. Now if its only a socket 478b then no it won't work but if its a socket 478 thats has socket 478b compatibility then it will work.......socket 478b is pentium 4 cpu......

What is the motherboard specs if you have doubt so i can help?

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Before I ask this question I should say I haven't set up the network yet. The network will really be secondary to internet sharing. We are going to get cable internet and an smc barricade router to split between 2 computers so I guess that will also make them on a network.

We have an old Scrabble version 1 game and under network setup it asks for broadcast socket and game socket numbers. When I searched on the internet on how to find the values all it says is programming code in either java or linux, i'm not sure, on how to set them or get them if you're making a game over the internet. I'm not trying to do anything that complicated. I found a program and a site that determines what your IP address and port number are I'm just wondering if there's a way to determine those socket numbers too by running a program from the start menu or searching somewhere on the computer.

thank you,
Robert Kupferer

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I bought an old Dell Optiplex 380 system refurbished from Dell for about $80 with an E7500 Intel core 2 duo processor and upgraded it to a Xeon E5430 for about $20. The cpu benchmark went from about 1800 to 4000. The Dell Optiplex 380 uses DDR3 memory, so the Xeon gets an additional boost there. I also downloaded a modded Dell bios that supports the Xeon functions on the 775 motherboard at bios-mods forums for free. Great little computer to play older games in Windows 7. Next I will be updating this system to Windows 10. It came with Windows 7 Home Premium OEM installed by Dell.

So for little cost you can play around with older hardware and make it do things it wasn't originally designed for.

A:Socket 771 Xeon processor in a Socket 775 motherboard

Used little sticker eh ?

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It's a cyrix M2 250 mhz.

Someone told me that the fastest cyrix processor was a 200 mhz one, but a site tells me that my 250 mhz m2 is a regular socket 7.

This computer is a compaq presario 2286, and I'm trying to figure it out, but I need some help.

I want to upgrade this computer.

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Apologies if someone has already answered this but I have a problem that started recently.

I have Norton Internet Security 2006 installed on a Windows XP Home SP 2 PC. I'm using Outlook Express to read e-mail.

Until recently, no problems.

However, these days, when I open OE, I get a socket error 10061 trying to access my POP3 mail server. If I reboot the machine and re-log into windows, the error goes away. as soon as I log off and then log back in, the error is back.

I've restarted my machine in safe mode with networking and have not been able to reproduce the problem under those conditions.

At this point in time, I suspect something with Norton. I did do a recent LiveUpdate session in which a number of Norton items were updated.

Does anyone have any input on this? What can I do to resolve this (Norton Support portal on their website was no help)?

A:Socket Error 10061

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As mentioned in the topic description, I cannot download state tax forms or update to federal forms. Get error that an "unknown socket error" occurred, but I am still able to connect to the internet using other programs. I have tried disabling firewalls and changin virus programs, to no avail. Naturally the tax folks cannot help with PC problems, they just give a phone number to call if have IRS tax-realted issues. Any guidance appreciated.

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Operating System Version:Windows 98

I don't know what's happening, about every 20 seconds one of these two error messages pop up

'Windows socket error: (11001), on API 'ASync Lookup''
'Windows socket error: (10049), on API 'connect''

could anyone help me fix this?

A:window socket error

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I am trying to fix a network error that occured when our internet provider inadvertantly disrupted our office network. We were able to get 3 of the 4 computers to work with the program but the last computer gives me an error or Socket error 10061 connection refused. I checked the windows firewall and its off i started and restarted the network and still it didn't work. Is there somewhere else I should be looking?

A:socket error 10061

Hi and welcome to TSGF this is from ms http://support.microsoft.com/kb/191687
this is a little info http://help.globalscape.com/help/cuteftppro6/socket_error_=__10061.htm

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Just thought I'd post this as a help to those who may run into this problem. Had a customer who simply could not get on the internet (running XP with cable connection). Here's what I did in an attempt to solve the issue, all to no avail:

1. Uninstalled all garbage applications in Add/Remove programs
2. Ran Adaware 6.181 (found lots o'baloney)
3. Installed and ran Antivir antivirus; found Worm/Sorbig.A
4. Ran Spybot S&D (found even MORE junk)
5. Deleted all temp files on comp.

At my wits end, called his cable provider. We first completely unplugged his modem, then attempted "ipconfiig /release" and "ipconfig /renew". This is the error received:

Operation Was Attempted on something that is not a Socket

Tech guy on other end said to look at MICROSOFT KNOWLEDGE BASE ARTICLE 318584 for the fix. I have to return to the customer's location today, but essentially it involves a Winsock error in XP, and that's what's causing the "no internet" problem. So remember that 318584 KB article the next time you run into this.

A:(FYI) Operation...Not a Socket Error

Uh, well, no, this did NOT fix the problem. After spending several hours going round and round with Adaware, Spybot and Hijack This, along with several alledged XP TCP/IP fixes posted in several different locations here, we've decided on a clean install of XP. Ya know, it's just too bad that Windows doesn't let you uninstall then reinstall TCP/IP. Would probably save a lot o' headaches.

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This is posted in software as well. Nobody there seemed to be able to help. I don't think it the software I am using causing this problem. Sorry for double posting.

I am trying to upload my web site via FTP. I have set up as detailed by ISP. Have talked to a "Tech" (RIGHT!) at ISP who knew less than I do.
When I try to connect I get the error "Socket error = #10061" It says I can't connect to remote server. I have disabled any and all firewalls, even in Windows. I set my internet security as low as she goes. I have even tried 3 different ftp programs all with the same results.
If anyone has any ideas I would appreciate it.
Windows XP Pro
288mb ram
service pack 1

A:Socket error = #10061

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I have an intermittent and very irritating fault with my email access. I use Thunderbird as my email client along with Poptray as a screening program to view messages on the server before downloading. within the last three weeks I have been getting denial of access to my mails with this error message "Socket error 10054, connection reset by peer". I have tried many different scans to try correct this all to no avail. I can access the internet ok and I can access my ISP's site visit my account and access my emails that way but not directly to my PC via my client,,,,, this is driving me nut's.
can anyone help??

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I am getting this error in IncrediMail. Socket Error: 10061 , Port: 25, Protocol: SMTP.No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it. Because my Internet company won't support it I installed Outlook Express. I get the same error. I can received email but can't send. I have tried updating every thing, removed Zone Alarm and miscellaneous software. Any ideas?

A:Socket error in IncrediMail.

Do you have the correct outgoing server specified? Do you have the correct port specified (usually 25, but could be different)?

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I can't get E-mail and I can't send E-mail from outlook express..The error message says Socket error 10060 error # Ox800CCCOE. How can I fix it.?

A:socket error 10060

Hi tudy1101 and welcome to TSF.

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