Victim of DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NO_INTERNET error in Chrome browser? Today we will cover a guide to help you fix this issue on Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10.
First of all let me tell the the main reasons behind this annoying error that stops you from browsing your favorite websites like Facebook or Twitter on your Windows PC. One of the most common reason for this dns_probe_finished error is the issue in your internet connection. If you are sure about your internet connection, then issue might be with your Windows firewall settings or configuration. Worry not, we will explain all in details.
Method 1 to Solve dns_probe_finished_no_internet Error
First of all launch the run dialog box on your Windows by pressing Windows key + R. Once it is opened, type “devmgmt.msc” there and click on the OK button.
Device manager will be opened. There look for the “Network Adapters” and right click on all drivers there on by one and click on “Update Driver Software…” option to update them,
Once you have updated all the drivers under Network Adapter, close the device manager by clicking on the red cross button on top right and then restart your Windows 7, 8/8.1 or Windows 10 machine.
When it is rebooted, hopefully the problem of DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NO_INTERNET in your Google Chrome browser will be solved. To check, launch the Chrome browser and type the address of any website which wasn’t previously opening. If the problem still persists, follow the second method.
Method 2 to Fix Google Chrome dns probe finished no internet Issue
Open Command Prompt or CMD with admin rights. When opened, type the below commands one by one followed by hitting Enter key.
netsh int ip set dns
netsh winsock reset
Again after done with that, close the CMD and proceed with restarting of your computer. These two are most widely used methods to fix dns probe finished no internet issue on Chrome browser in Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and Windows 10.
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