Hi. My name is***** you for your question and the opportunity to assist. Try this on your Windows 7 laptop:
Click the start button and in the search area type: msconfig and open the search result at the top.
In the System Configuration window click the Startup tab at the top. Click Disable All then Apply.
Click the Services tab. Put a checkmark in the Hide all Microsoft Services box.
Click Disable All>>Apply>>OK and restart the machine and check if you can get connected.