5 Ways to Fix DNS_Probe_Finished_No_Internet in Chrome

DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NO_INTERNET error occurs when there is no internet connection on your system. In other words, you are not able to access the internet. There are many ways to solve the DNS_Probe_Finished_No_Internet error like changing your DNS Server address, clearing out the chrome history or cookies, running commands in command prompt. So, perform the below fixes to fix the error:

Fix 1 – Power off the Modem/Router

1. At first, you need to power off your modem/router.

2. Wait for some time and then power on your modem/ router.

3. Make your system is connected to the internet.

4. Now, check your command prompt to see if it is getting replies.

Fix 2 – Check the Network Connectivity

Make sure your system is connected is to the Internet through wi-fi or router/modem. To check if your system is connected to the internet or not, follow the below steps:

1. First, invoke the Run dialog box by pressing windows and R key together from the keyboard. Now, enter cmd in the dialog box and click on the OK button.

2. Type the command ping -t 4.2.2.2 and then press Enter.

3. If the message “Request timed out” is displayed it means your system is not connected to the Internet and if the screen shows the below lines it means you are connected to the Internet.

Reply from 4.2.2.2: bytes=32 time=193ms TTL=53

Now, open the new command prompt again and don’t close the previous cmd.

4. Now type the below commands one by one in command prompt and press Enter after each command.

netsh int ip reset C:\resetlog.txt

netsh winsock reset

ipconfig /flushdns

ipconfig /release

ipconfig /renew

The last step is to check whether you can access the internet now. See the command prompt which was opened earlier and check if it is getting replies now. If it is getting replies, then it means you are connected to Internet otherwise you are not connected.

Fix 3 – Change Your DNS Server Address

1. Press the Windows and I key together to open the Settings window and then choose the option Network and Internet.

2. Click on Change Adapter options.

3. Now, you need to the right click on your connection and then click Properties.

4. Next you need to double click the option Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4). Now, Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) Properties window will appear.

5. Under the section DNS Server address, set the Preferred DNS Server address as 8.8.8.8 and Alternate DNS Server address as 8.8.4.4.

6. Click on the Ok button.

At last, you need to check if you can browse on the internet or not.

Fix 4 – Run the Command Prompt or PowerShell

1. Press the Windows and X key collectively from the keyboard. A list of options will appear and select Command Prompt(Admin). In case cmd is not visible, choose the option Power Shell (Admin).

2. Now type the following commands in Power Shell one by one and press Enter after each command.

ipconfig /release

ipconfig /all

ipconfig /flushdns

ipconfig /renew

netsh int ip set dns

netsh winsock reset

3. Restart your system and check if you are able to browse the internet now.

Fix 5 – Reset the Chrome

1. At first, press the windows and R key collectively to invoke the Run dialog box.

2. Type the command:

Windows XP:

%USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\ Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\

For Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10:

%LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\

In click on the OK button.

3. Windows Explorer window will appear showing a list of folders. Now, right-click the Default folder and then select the option Rename and rename it to default.old. Reboot your system if the message “Chrome is already in use” appears on the screen. Now, without opening chrome perform the steps again and now check if you can access the internet.

Final Words

So basically to solve the error DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NO_INTERNET. Above methods will definitely help you to fix the error DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NO_INTERNET.