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Access internet from desktop but not from Metro Apps

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    windows 8

    Access internet from desktop but not from Metro Apps


    I have installed Windows 8 RP, and everything works fine, except I cannot access internet from metro apps: IE, Store, New, Mail etc. Does not access internet, even though I have access to internet from Desktop?
    I have tried everything, and googled for hours without any useful result.
    Does anyone have any suggestion?

    Kind regards

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  2. #2

    From what I've read about this problem running the system file corruption scan in an elevated command prompt > sfc/scannow followed by a reboot which does the repair.

    Then run the DISM scan to fix the component store corruption > Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth then reboot and run the sfc/scannow again to make sure everything is fixed.

    This should take care of the store going online problem.
    Last edited by chev65; 15 Oct 2013 at 09:50.
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  3. #3

    Posts : 2
    windows 8

    Hi again
    I find out that PRIVOXY was the problem. Once I deactivate the Proxy settings in IE10, everything start working
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  4. #4

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8/ Windows 7 Ultinate

    Hey There,

    Recently I Had The Same Problem, You Can Ever:

    • Downgrade Your PC
    • Installer Fiddler 4 Beta And Use That To Debug The Problem

    Heres How To Use Fiddler
    Download It And Open,

    Click On Windows 8 Debug And It Will Ask Some Questions Then it Should Fix it If Not As I Said, Just downgrade Your System or Even Dual Boot It Until There is An Update What Fixes It ( if there is A Update)
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