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An operation was attempted on something that is not a socket.

I use it, I install it, and I support it – but I hate it with a passion.Something I hate more than Windows, however, is spyware/adware/virii, and the damage they can do on a PC. For example, some actually make a point to disable your computers internet access – I guess on the principle that if you can’t get online, you can’t get the virus off.
…Locate and then click the following registry subkey:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Winsock6.
…Select the following subkey (it should be right below the Winsock key you just deleted):HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Winsock28.
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