How to Fix 'DNS Probe Finished No Internet' Error

Are you getting the error 'DNS Probe Finished No internet '? Well, if you are a regular user of internet then you must faced tdnsish  lookup error in your life. Before someday i also got 'DNS Pobe Finished No internet' error while I was trying to browse internet. The error is so much frustrating .Well there are several methods available to solve this borerrut not worked fine for me. So after trying my some methods successfully solved this 'DNS Probe Finished No Internet' error. I found that it was dns server error from my system.

When I faced this dns error it was a little DNS issue only. I fixed that problem of Dns_Probe_Finished_No_internet error by changing automatically obtained DNS servers to the Open DNS server option. Every one face the issue with different different causes. Well, it was the easiest solution before you try below methods to solve DNS Probe Finished No Internet. Here we are discussing other methods also to solve the DNS issue error. The methods listed below will work for windows 7,8 and 10 operating systems also.

There are mainly below listed methods to solve DNS Probe Fixed No Internet issue



  •  Change DNS Address to Open DNS
  • Clear cache and reinstall your browser
  • Release-Renew IP and flush DNS by command prompt 
  • Check firewall and internet security settings
  • Try uninstalling any website filtering softwares
  • Reboot, power cycle your router internet connection

This all are the methods to solve dns issue. Let me describe them one by one to solve your problem.



1. Change DNS Address to open DNS


 I faced Dns Probe Finished No internet issue due to some DNS settings and this method worked for me very well.Well the only thing you need to do is change PCs automatically obtained DNS server addresses to Open DNS. First, you need to go to the network and sharing center.You can go there by right click on your network icon from the windows taskbar then select 'Net work and Sharing Centre ' option.


After going in there you need to go to the 'Local Area Connection' option and click on it,then from the new window, go to the 'properties'. After that select 'Internet Protocol Version 4' and click 'Properties' again. Now you will see the new window, inside that select option which says 'Use the following DNS server addresses' and then in the DNS server box write 208.67.222.222 and in the alternate DNS server box, type 208.67.220.220 and then check the box that says 'Validate settings upon exit' then select OK.

Changing DNS value

This option will change your computers DNS server addresses to OPEN DNS which is trusted free DNS server there.You can also select any other address from free public DNS addresses list.Now go the browser and try to load the webpage again. See if it has solved or not.

2.  Clear Cache and Reinstall your browser in system


Well, this is another simple method to solve Dns Probe Finished No Internet error in your windows system. In this method you have to clear cache from the browser.

Chrome user: If you are chrome user then you need to click on Customise and control button from top right corner and after that click on setting button. Then go to the Advanced Settings and under privacy section, click on clear browsing data. In the new window you will see the box containing clear cookie, cache, password and all. Select the cache and clear browsing data.

Firefox user: If you are Firefox user then go to history, option then go to detail option and there check clear cache and cookie option.

After clearing the cache, reinstall your browser in the system and check that if the error 'Dns probe finished no internet' solved or not.

3. Release-Renew IP and flush DNS by command prompt

Sometime due to the IP address we are facing this error: 'Dns Probe Finished No internet'. So we need to change IP. May be release IP and renew it with another IP may change the problem. To do so, you need to open the command prompt.You can open it by 'cmd' command in your windows search box from the start menu.Then type ifconfig/release and hit enter.Once you did it type in ifconfig/renew and hit enter again.


Make sure you write the command described in picture properly.

Now we are going to flush the DNS that could be a solution of error 'Dns_probe_finished_no_internet' . Open the command prompt and type ifconfig/flushdns and hit enter.
Flushing the DNS via cmd

This will flush the DNS cache in your computer

4. Check firewall and internet security settings

This is most common problem . Due to firewall or internet security settings you may be faced the error 'Dns probe finished no internet' issue. May be there are some settings that your system has blocked some websites and you are not able to access the site.So check the settings and unblock the site if anyone there.

5. Try uninstall any website filtering softwares

This may be also a cause. If you are using any website filtering softwares then do uninstall it first so that it does not create error of 'this webpage not available' or 'Dns failed' .Uninstall the softwares that blocks the websites and check that error solved or not.

6. Reboot power cycle your wifi router

In this method you need to reboot your router via  router settings. You can go to the router setting by router url. If you don't have your router url then don't worry, we have posted it here.
  • TP-link – http://192.168.0.1
  • Linksys – http://192.168.1.1
  • 3Com – http://192.168.1.1
  • D-Link – http://192.168.0.1
  • Belkin – http://192.168.2.1
  • Netgear – http://192.168.0.1.
  • Micromax – http://192.168.10.1
Once you successfully logged into your router by above url, navigate to the system tools option and select reboot option button.

To power cycle your wifi router unplug it from the power source and leave it for the 5 -10 minutes and again plug it and start. Wait until it starts fully. Then try to access the internet.

So these all are the methods to solve the error ' Dns probe finished No Internet' . I am sure that above listed methods will surely helps to solve this DNS error. If you are still facing issues, then do comment, here we will surely help you.