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Windows 7: Tray shows Internet but chrome error: dns_probe_finished_no_internet

11 Oct 2014   #1
tcarnevale

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Tray shows Internet but chrome error: dns_probe_finished_no_internet

I have a desktop PC(Gateway Windows 7) that was running fine until yesterday at which time I noticed that none of my browsers would connect to a site even though tray icon said I had internet access, as did Network and Sharing Center.

At same time both a laptop and tablet connected via Wifi have full internet access. Wifi router is connected to a DSL modem as is the problem desktop.

On the problem desktop,
  • Google Chrome says "DNS probe finished No Internet"
  • Firefox says "Cannot connect to server"
  • IE just hangs rendering nothing.

I've tried a number of things to no avail:
  • pinged sevenforums.com successfully
  • set TCP/IP version 4 to "Obtain DNS server address automatically"
  • deleted Chrome's User Data/Default file and restarted Chrome
  • tried netsh winsock reset and restarted computer
  • set TCP/IP version 4 DNS addresses to OpenDNS

Help appreciated.

Thanx!




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12 Oct 2014   #2
Shadowjk

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

Hmmm... well I have completed a DNS request using one of the DNS servers and have received a valid response:

Tray shows Internet but chrome error: dns_probe_finished_no_internet-nslookup.png

This makes me suspect that the issue maybe a third party application.

Can you boot the machine into Safe Mode with Networking and test connectivity.

To do so please follow this tutorial (OPTION ONE ONLY) - Safe Mode

Note   Note
Please replace all references of Safe Mode with Safe Mode with Networking.


Please post back any results,
Josh


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