If you are experiencing issue with your network that it doesn’t connect to the Internet after you have upgraded to Windows 10, this solution might work for you.

Symptoms: No Network connectivity, Local Area Network and/or Wifi Network icons are missing from Network Connections window.

This issue started right after the PC was upgraded to Windows 10. Here is the step by step procedure that may help you resolve the issue.

  • Open “Program and Features” and check if any Cisco VPN Client is installed. If so, uninstall it. [Start – Run – type appwiz.cpl – and hit ok]
  • Reboot your PC, if you uninstalled the Cisco VPN Client, else continue to next step.
  • Open Command Prompt as Admin [Right Click on Start Button – Choose Command Prompt (Admin)

Command Prompt As Admin

  • Type the following command in the command prompt and hit enter:

reg delete HKCR\CLSID\{988248f3-a1ad-49bf-9170-676cbbc36ba3} /va /f


  • Now in Command Prompt type the following command and hit enter:

netcfg -v -u dni_dne


  • Restart your PC.
  • Now check if your internet connectivity has been restored.

Hopefully, this will help you resolve your issue. However if the issue still persists, please feel free to reply if any questions.

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