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Loss of Network Connectivity After Automatic Update

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    Loss of Network Connectivity After Automatic Update


    I have Windows 8 on a gateway laptop. When I download and install automatic updates (at this point there are 139 as I've just completely restored the system) I lose my network connectivity. Immediately, my network connection will only go to "limited" and I can no longer connect to the internet.

    The only solution I've found for this is to completely reinstall windows 8 and start over again.

    I've been through this cycle twice now and I've just reinstalled it again. I turned off automatic installation of system updates for now, but has anyone else seen this and what steps would you suggest to resolve?

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    Why don't you upgrade to 8.1, most updates now are optimized for it ?
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Loss of Network Connectivity After Automatic Update
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