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I recently got a MacBook Pro. It connects to ethernet\wifi and has internet but when I open Safari or Firefox, nothing happens. I get a timeout for all websites.

I had Covenant Eyes on my Mac before and tried to remove it.

My friends who work with computers have tried everything (ping, nslookup etc).

  • Network diagnostics show no problems
  • I can see I'm connected through ifconfig because I get an IP.
  • I also get a response pinging www.google.gr.
  • There are no proxies set in my Network preferences.

Any ideas?

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yes it worked until i made a new account. nothing else connected than the mac . When i made a new account it worked , i left it to sleep for an hour and after i got it back on it didn't work –  Joanna Sep 25 '12 at 20:55
Have you looked at this page: covenanteyes.com/support-articles/… ? –  user142485 Sep 25 '12 at 21:29
the thing is that I don't have the codes I need to uninstall covenant eyes because someone gave me the mac without me knowing that it contains passwords and now that person is in Australia and I'm in Greece.... :\ –  Joanna Sep 25 '12 at 21:35
I do not know how that software works but if this (www6.nohold.net/Cisco2/…) doesn't work, you may need to call their support. –  user142485 Sep 25 '12 at 21:38
it doesn't work, I'll probably call support. however, do you know how to get mac os 10.6.4 for reinstall cause I don't have original dvd? –  Joanna Sep 25 '12 at 21:45

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