Windows 7 / VistaError Messages:
Connection Status Unknown: The Dependency Service or Group Failed to Start
Windows could not start the network location awareness on local computer
The Network Location Awareness service terminated with service-specific error %%-1073741288Solution:
Start > All Programs > Accessories
Right click Command Prompt, choose Run as Administrator
At the command Prompt type : netsh winsock reset
Ignore all errors, restart your computer.