Re: Why does Windows Explorer keep wanting to connect to the internet?
Date: Mon, 31 May 2004 12:55:41 +0100
"A.D.A." <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Why does Windows Explorer keep wanting to access the internet?
> This last hour I've denied access thrice.
> Zone Alarm logged it as blocked from connecting to internet (127.0.0.1
> 1364) once, and
> 184.108.40.206 twice.
> I've checked and checked with virus and trojan scans, but can't find what
> making it call. This has never happened before.
127.0.0.1 is localhost, your machine.
Windows has a strange way of having to loop round and connect to itself
Its wont cause you any problems, its todo with something it displays I
, i think it might be the search function.
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