DNS

Forum discussion tagged with DNS.
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    Question Your computer appears to be configured correctly but the device, or resource (dns server) is not responding.

    Randomly at times of the day sites become unreachable, i diagnosed my Ethernet and that message pops up "Your computer appears to be configured correctly but the device, or resource (DNS server) is not responding". I've tried everything in the world, every CMD prompt from Microsoft, reinstalling...
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    How to Change DNS Settings on Your Roku Device

    Changing the DNS settings on your Roku device can help you access channels and services not available in your region. Roku’s basic network features do not allow you to set up DNS via the device, so the only way to change DNS settings is by setting up DNS on your router. You will need to use one...
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    No Internet but Google

    I have a wired connection (happens on wifi too). Now I have tried all the ideas I found for this problem changed IP settings, made sure network connectors can't go sleep mode, and disabled anti-virus (temp) IPv6 DNS servers: 2001:4860:4860::8888 2001:4860:4860::8844 IPv4 address: 192.168.0.109...
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    Cannot Access DVR from outside network

    ok so I'm retyping all this cuz I some exit the browser LOL SO I bought this new DVR which doesn't have a brand name nor a product name the cameras r connected to it and it sees em and records and things are cool But I'm having problems with the Dvr network Setting As I said I cannot access...
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    Netflix Error TVQ-ST-103: Fix On Xbox 360

    The Xbox 360 console is one of the few devices that needs the user to address network settings for Error  TVQ-ST-103. It isn’t the only fix, but adjusting DNS settings is the best bet you have to get Netflix working again. Both fixes work on all models of the 360 console, even modified versions...
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    DNS changes to hacker's specified DNS (android)

    I have little knowledge about tech related stuff but what I knew from my experience is that hacker's DNS's which are pri: 39.39.39.39 , sec: 182.176.100.141 made possible for anyone can remotely view my phone just like using "Remote Desktop Viewer" software. I had used following methods to...
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    Netflix Error NW-4-7: Fix On PS3

    To get rid of the bad information stored by the Netflix app, users can correct their DNS settings or restart the PS3 console. Since the error type is hard to pin down on the console, there is no priority on which fix should be done first. Verify The Current DNS Settings For The Console...
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    How can I get correct DNS address?

    I have same problem whenever I try to connect with wifi It will keep searching sometime and comeback to same menu.I would like to know how can I get correct DNS address?
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    Help with changing DNS Servers

    Hello, I have a 50Meg (Down) DSL line. I recently learned about changing DNS servers to enhance speed and privacy. My question is what would be best, to change the DNS server settings on my DSL modem or just my wifi router? Not sure if the following would be helpful, but to avoid a double NAT...
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    Netflix Error UI-800-3: Fix On Xbox 360

    On the Xbox 360, this Netflix error can be removed by using any of the following troubleshooting tips. Both are quick and don’t require a lot of technical knowledge to complete. Check The DNS Settings Incorrect DNS settings will mess with Netflix and any other app that needs to access the...
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    DNS pc problem

    how do I fix a DNS problem in Windows 10? I am getting insecure sites in the address bar.
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    activate windows 8 error

    0x8007232B DNS name does not exist
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    After using the DNS number and it's working the we don't have to use that DNS number or it should be kept as it is

    After using the DNS number and it's working then we don't have to use that DNS number or it should be kept as it is
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    TeamSpeak - Failed To Connect To Server

    Hi, I have been suffering from this problem for ages now and it is getting annoying, I re-installed TeamSpeak many times, flushed my DNS and change my DNS to Google DNS, please help.
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    DNS Changer Removal

    3 or 2 days ago , my ipv4 dns adresses started to change automatically to 188.120.139.115 and 8.8.8.8. I am sure that it is a malware that is doing that , tho every time i change the adresses or set it to Obtain DNS server address automatically , after 2 minutes or so the servers change back to...
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    Virus and can't find dns servers

    I stupidly downloaded a virus last night that I 80% clearest up today. Only things that is going wrong is that when ever I exit off chrome and go back on. All my previous tabs are gone despite being on continue where I left off. As well as this I'm getting ads on steam which ad cleaners and such...
  17. Hospital for souls

    DNS servers keeps changing automatically

    Hi everyone i have an issue with my internet and idk whats going on really i have glasswire its internet monitoring software it shows that my DNS server keeps changing every 4 or 5 minutes this has been happening for almost a month now the internet gets cut off automatically everytime i see DNS...
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    how to delete dns unlocker.

    please help me delete this annoying browser advert pop up thing. without me spending a <mod edit> load of money just to rid of this thing that antivirus cant pick up. i cannot find it in uninstall programs or when doing a search for it.. how do i get it out>? please help thanks
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    DNS Unlocker Virus Problem (URGENT)

    Hello everyone, I have had the DNS Unlocker virus installed onto my PC a few weeks ago and I thought I had removed the malware because its nowhere to be found in the files of my computer. Although when I go to search certain things up on the internet for example anything relating to "resetting...
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    DNS Unlocker HELP!

    Alright so DNS unlocker originally downloaded, its worse than you think, I cant go on edge, internet explorer, chrome, etc.. but I can skype, play games, (go on games requiring internet). I removed it from my programs, then restarted my PC, but it was back, then I scanned with malaware antibytes...
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    DNS Unlocker Virus

    HelloI have a virus. It is called DNS Unlocker and it's tough. I have tried with microsofts own virus protection program and the Norton Power eraser. Nothing worked. I have gone into safe mode and looked into all the computers files. But nothing. It is gone in uninstall program thing but IT IS...
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    How do i remove DNS unlocker???

    I recently got this crap on my computer. It fills my browser (google chrome) with ads and so on. I have googled it a lot of times, but none of the solutions worked for me. I tried to uninstall the program but i didnt even find it anywhere in my computer. I installed an extension called AdBlock...
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    dns_probe_finished_nxdomain chrome error

    Hello folks, Since my last download i get the "dns_probe_finished_nxdomain" message everytime i want to go to a website. Together with this annoying error was a virus named Mysites123. This virus is known as a DNS hijack virus. This makes sense because of the error. This does not only appear in...
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    DNS unlocker Help with removal

    Hi, first of all thank you for reading my post and any help you can provide. I have an old laptop that recently got infected with the DNS Unlocker malware/virus and it has been a total pain in the a** to remove, MalwareBytes does detect it and can remove it but then my internet doesn't work...
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    web history on openDNS after changed dns server address

    Hello, I recently changed my dns server address is I could bypass openDNS blocked sites. Will openDNS still be able to track my web history? If so is there something else I can do so it can't?
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    Drive Pool vs Drive Bender

    Hi, I am about to set up a Windows Server, and owuld prefer to use on of the drive tools listed above, this is because I like the idea of only having certain folders duplicated. It would be great if I could get a good opinion from some people on which one I should use. I want to have two pools...
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    DNS unlocker removal

    Please help. My PC got infected my DNS unlocker. After I uninstalled, There's still pop-ups, highlighted, underlined ad links by DNS unlocker. Anyone please show me how to remove it
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    DNS Unlocker Removal

    Ok so Idk if this is the right place to post this but I really need some help with an issue. Recently I have gotten this DNS Unlocker ad virus ordeal. I have gone everywhere to see how you remove it. I have gone to my control panel to removing of software, found it an removed it then looked at...
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    What is PUM.dns?

    What is PUM.dns?Is it a virus or someone hijacked my computer or something?It was detected using RogueKiller.
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    what shoul DNS setting be on Dell laptop

    Dell laptop WiFi issues. No adaptor found
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    DNS setting issue

    I guess my brother downloaded anti virus or new program which changed settings. now certain sites like Facebook gives me this massage: DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN while others like Stardoll a dress up site end up directing me to XAMPP which is very weird since its a normal online site. it...
  32. EndlessMidnight

    DNS server address keeps changing by itself

    Sometimes when I'm about to use the internet it's not working and my computer shows the little yellow triangle in the network section. Since the turning on and off method almost never works for router/modems I went to the modem's settings to see if anything was wrong and everything seemed fine...
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    Samsung Smarthub Youtube app has gone

    I'd been having trouble getting my Samsung BluRay's SmartHub Youtube app to run so yesterday (11/05/2015), changed the DNS setting to Manual and entered 8.8.8.8 (as recommended elsewhere on Tom's Hardware forum) and it started working well. I tried to run the app again today but the Smarthub...
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    Possible DNS changer

    i have experienced some problems on the internet that could mean a possible DNS changer Virus/Trojan. the first problems were with loading websites such as youtube or facebook, chrome would says "your connection is not private" , youtube videos dont load half the time and finally when i load one...
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    Internet extremely sluggish and occasional "server not found" on firefox.

    Hello everyone I am running windows 8.1 on a laptop. So long story short my ISP had a problem ("Unidentified Network") with my whole house yesterday, fixed the internet in 2 days , then only skype was working but firefox said "server not found" and other browsers didn't respond at all. Then I...
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    Samsung Smart TV Network Connection Issue UN60ES8000

    I'm finding many threads on this site and across the internet regarding network connection issues with Samsung tvs. Unfortunately, I've only found one site which actually discusses the issue I'm having but no solution was found...
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    Facebook and some other sites dont work properly, please help

    Hello I would like to know why this happened to me, because I really dont know ... everything was fine, all pages were working good, but then I left pc and when I came back, facebook and some other sites just dont want to load ... I see only text, no pictures etc. some screens...
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    Cant connect to US Netflix using a DNS

    Hello. Whenever i try to connect to the american netflix using a DNS, netflix will just load for 4 minutes and then say "cant connect you to netflix, try again or visit netflix.com/tvhelp" I tried doing the things there but nothing worked. I am from Denmark and the danish netflix works fine...
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    Hacking DNS on Wii to unlock US Netflix in Canada while keeping Soft Mod?

    Hey all, I'm in Canada and looking to hack my Wii so that I may be able to have a US version of Netflix. This is done by: 1. Make sure your Wii is connected to the Internet. 2. Select Wii Options. 3. Select Wii Settings. 4. Now click the right arrow once to view the Internet option > Click...
  40. mahidoes

    Why my browsing speeds are slow but download is normal?

    My download is okay It get the speed as it suppose to. But browsing is slow. I thought is a dns problem I changed to open dns, google dns but still slow. I also tried the ipconfig /flushdns still same issue. I disabled my kaspersky firewall still problem exist. I'm too confused. But some sites...
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    Slow Internet browsing/buffering

    Now I have a 2mbps Internet connection(still living in the stone age I guess) and my buffering and browsing speeds are low, really low. I read couple of other articles and some said I need a faster pc other said to tweak my Firefox and said to change my DNS. So here I am I did everything I could...
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    Printers 3050 and 1000 deskjet

    I do have 2 printers mencioned above worked for short times then at the moment, I can not print wigth the two Error messages, DNS. paper jam, not able to unistall Functioning D11 some times poor printing, taking 20 minutes to print poorly and bad page. Atte.Dion
  43. exfileme

    FBI: Check For DNS Changer or Lose Internet Access

    The FBI wants Web surfers to check their PC or Mac for DNS Changer before the servers are switched off on July 9, cutting off their Internet access. FBI: Check For DNS Changer or Lose Internet Access : Read more
  44. exfileme

    Anonymous Threatens to Attack the Internet Sat., March 31

    Anonymous plans to attack the 13 main "root" DNS servers on Saturday, thus shutting down the internet for an unspecified duration. Anonymous Threatens to Attack the Internet Sat., March 31 : Read more
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    What is dns changer virus

    i need information about dns charger virus
  46. exfileme

    DNS Provision Pulled From SOPA, Protect IP

    It's a small victory for the technology sector. DNS Provision Pulled From SOPA, Protect IP : Read more
  47. jonnyrb

    Open DNS - rival softwares

    I have been using Open DNS for a while now. I have looked through and through this software looking for the ability to "allow" certain web pages based upon a username or MAC address, However this seems to not be an option. i.e. Allow upper management to have access to Youtube, while not...
  48. exfileme

    Microsoft DNS Hijacked by Spammers

    Two Microsoft addresses were used to push pills for a fake online pharmacy. Microsoft DNS Hijacked by Spammers : Read more
  49. exfileme

    Google Launches Free Public DNS Service

    Google wants to turbo-charge the Internet by providing a public DNS service. Google Launches Free Public DNS Service : Read more
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    Security guru describes DNS flaw, says Internet Armageddon narrowly averted

    The Internet relies on trust, but what if all that trust comes tumbling down? That’s exactly the problem noted security researcher Dan Kaminsky described today in his Black Hat talk about DNS cache poisoning. Security guru describes DNS flaw, says Internet Armageddon narrowly averted : Read more
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    Apple Patches DNS Vulnerability, Sort Of

    Cupertino (CA) - Apple has issued a security patch that promises to fix a DNS vulnerability recently discovered by security researcher Dan Kaminsky, but it appears the fix doesn't actually fix anything. Apple Patches DNS Vulnerability, Sort Of : Read more
  52. techguy911

    DNS changer virus rampant

    After cleaning a whole lot of computers for customers i have stumbled upon a virus - not really a virus it changes your dns to a machine where your dns is resolved acting as a go through , the machine then checks for important information ie credit card numbers, social security ect. The thing...