This is a very common glitch we have all encountered at some point while surfing the browser. Domain Name Servers (DNS) probe finished no internet or Dns_Probe_Finished_No_Internet generally arises when the DNS cache fails to load the webpage from the servers due to lack of proper connectivity or any other browser-related problems.

How to Fix DNS Probe Finished No Internet Error

In this article, we have listed the possible methods to fix the issue.

Use Command Prompt:

  • Step 1: Click on the Start menu and search “CMT” to open Command Prompt.
  • Step 2: As the CMT window opens, type “netsh Winsock reset” and press Enter.
  • Step 3: The command prompt will ask you to restart your computer.
  • Step 4: Restart your computer and open your browser. The browser should be working fine after this.

Change DNS protocol settings:

  • Step 1: Click on the Start Menu and open the Control Panel.
  • Step 2: Open Network and Sharing Centre.
  • Step 3: Then click on Change Adapter Settings on the left side of the screen.
  • Step 4: Then a window will open where you can find your primary internet connection either Ethernet or WI-Fi. Left-click on it and select Properties.
  • Step 5: A pop-up window will appear, there select Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4) and click Properties.
  • Step 6: A pop-up window will appear again, there click on “Use the following DNS address”

  The preferred DNS server is 8.8.8.8

  The alternate DNS server is 8.8.4.4

  • Step 7: Select Enable settings upon exit and click OK.

This might fix your problem.

Updating the Driver Software:

By updating the driver software also the problem gets fixed sometimes. We will guide you through some simple steps.

  • Step 1: Click on the Start menu and search for Device Manager.
  • Step 2: A list of drivers will appear after opening it from there click on Network Adaptors.
  • Step 3: A drop menu will appear showing your network adaptor, left-click on it, and select “Update Driver Software”.
  • Step 4: Select “Browse my computer for driver software”, then select the desired place where you want to install it and click ok.
  • Step 5: After installing the software, Restart your Computer.

Other simple steps can also be tried like:

  1. Clear the history, cookies, and cache files from the browser.
  2. Restarting the Router and MODEM.
  3. Removing all unnecessary extensions from browsers, etc.

Hope all these will help you in fixing the problem. For more help of your daily Internet issues stay connected with us.