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Monday, March 9, 2015

Windows Error 651

Windows Error 651

Windows Error 651
Windows Error 651
Windows Error 651 occurs across most modern versions of Windows, relating primarily to WAN connections. there are a few ways to resolve this as follows:
  1. The first thing to check is go to Control Panel\Network and Internet\Network Connections and right click on broadband connections [WAN Miniport(PPPOE)] and un-check set as default. If necessary reboot to check.
If the above fails, then here is a list of things to check and run through to get this issue resolved:
  • Reset your TCP/IP Settings in Windows.
  • If you are using a Laptop, make sure the wireless switch or button is turned on (this is such a common issue!).
  • Replace the RAS PPPoE driver in Windows:
    1. Open a Command Prompt as Administrator (right click -> run as administrator). 
    2. Select all the code below, then right click it and click Copy:
    3. TAKEOWN /F "C:\Windows\system32\drivers\raspppoe.sys"
    4. ICACLS "C:\Windows\system32\drivers\raspppoe.sys" /grant administrators:F
    5. Right click in the Command Prompt window and click Paste.
    6. Press Enter.
    7. Once it has finished, close the Command Prompt.
    8. Go to the following folder:
    9. Rename the raspppoe.sys file to raspppoe2.sys
    10. Right click on the following file and click Save Target As / Save link as:
      Vista RAS PPPoE Driver.
    11. Save it in the C:\Windows\system32\drivers folder.
    12. Restart the computer.
  • If using a Modem, obtain the latest driver.
  • Reset your router.
  • Re-install your network card drivers.
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Source: Microsoft Technet

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