How to Fixed DNS Prob. Finished Bad Config. Error

How To Fixed DNS Prob. Finished Bad Config. Error follow the step

Method 1: Release/Renew Ip Address.

In this method, you will be releasing your IP address and then renewing it again. If the problem is with your IP address then this method should work for you. Just Follow the Below Simple Steps.

Step 1: Open Command Prompt(cmd) By Pressing Combination of Windows key + R to open run. Now type in “cmd” and Hit Enter.

Alternatively, you can Press Windows Key + X, then Click on Command Prompt (Admin).

Step 2: Now that your Command Prompt is ready, Type in ipconfig /release then hit enter.

Step 3: Now again type in ipconfig /renew and hit enter. This will Renew your IP address.

Step 4: Close the Command Prompt and open your Favorite Browser to Check if the Problem is solved.

Method 2: Flushing DNS.

In This Method, We will Be Flushing DNS to Solve the Error Code: DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG. This will Most Probably Solve the issue if the Problem is in your DNS Cache. Follow the below Steps.

1. First of all Open Command prompt.

2. No type in “ipconfig /flushdns” without Quotes and hit Enter.

3. You can see your DNS is successfully Flushed.

4. Open your Browser and see if the issue is still there or if you have now fixed it. Alternatively, instead of ipconfig /flushdns, you can also type “netsh Winsock reset catalog” and see if that works. Move on to the Next and Final Method if this doesn’t help.

Method 3: Tweaking DNS Settings…

1. If both of the above methods didn’t help you to fix the DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG error then Use this method. It Requires you to do minor Tweaking in your DNS Settings But In most cases, this fixes the issue if done correctly. Follow the below Explained Steps.

2. Right Click on the Network icon in the taskbar then click on Open Network and Sharing Center.

3. Now from the Left pane, find and Click Change Adapter Settings. This will Open up Network Connections.

4. You will be presented with a new window with all Network Connections, Right Click on Active Connection and select Properties.

5. Now look for Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4), Double Click on it to open its Properties.

6. In the Properties Window, Click on Use the Following DNS Server Addresses and Type in in Preferred DNS Server and in Alternate DNS Server Just like shown in Below Picture. Then Click on OK.

Now Open your Browser and you will see that you have successfully Fixed Error Code DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG now.

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