|Might try another computer to get to the MS site. They have a few tools like the conflicker worm tool and security essentials. Might have to see if they offer a network install option so the whole file can be downloaded.|
Use other computer to download other av software or even live cd's to try to repair the system.
Never easy to tell what is the matter either. Could be a hijacked host file.
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Les Paul (1915-2009)