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wconnell95 PSI can't find Internet Connection
Member 9th Aug, 2013 14:18
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The Secunia icon which normally alerts me when a program needs updating has turned Grey, informing me there is no internet connection when in fact there is. I tried reinstalling and this solved the problem for about 2 weeks but now the problem has returned.

Any ideas what might be causing the problem?

mogs RE: PSI can't find Internet Connection
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@wconnell95

Are you running the latest version of psi 3.0....Version 3.0.0.7011 (3rd July 2013) ?

Have you tried closing psi and the icon...and then opening psi from the Start menu ?

Have you checked none of your settings have altered as per the FAQ here :-
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal...
See settings under the heading.....The Secunia PSI won’t load the interface or won’t complete scanning. What can I do?

Hope it helps....regards......mogs

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wconnell95 RE: PSI can't find Internet Connection
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Went through all of the advice listed above. The icon went green yesterday but when I woke up this morning it had gone grey again with the notice that there was no internet connection. Although I have the most recent version of the progran, I have no clue if it is up-to-date and is keeping my computer secure.

Is there any other reason this might be happening?
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mogs RE: PSI can't find Internet Connection
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Last edited on 10th Aug, 2013 15:11
@wconnell95

What you could try....to ascertain whether it's your set-up or psi that's at fault.....try downloading an earlier version....psi 2.0 perhaps....from here :-
http://secunia.com/products/consumer/PSI/sys_req/ See on the right of the page.

Some versions have been known to be more stable with some operating systems/set-ups.

Edit....if you decide to do as suggested....let it remove the previous version.

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