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I have my dns set to 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 so these are probably fine
communicator (skype/facebook chat) and all four web browsers in my system have no problem with dns resolving (and, as far as I can tell) they are using the same dns as the rest of the system
ipconfig /flushdns did nothing
also, this most probably have nothing with local network, because same thing happens in my home and in my job (same laptop)
trying curl google.com gives me error curl: (6) Could not resolve host: google.com
it's very annoying, because I can't do almost anything from the cmd (curl/composer/php net functions - all are not working) and also in the e.g. FTP clients I have to set IP address instead of domain name

BTW tracert and ping have no problems with DNS
hosts file is empty
any ideas? I'm trying to fix this for a few days and as of now I wasn't able to find anything helpful.
nslookup google.com gives:

Server:  UnKnown
Address:  192.168.1.1

Non-authoritative answer:
Name:   google.com
Addresses:  2a00:1450:4001:c02::65
      173.194.70.101
      173.194.70.102
      173.194.70.113
      173.194.70.138
      173.194.70.139
      173.194.70.100

curl google.com and curl www.google.com gives the same; it's not so stupid I think :) anyway curl is just example of sth network-based

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Try nslookup google.com –  Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Jul 10 '14 at 11:47
    
have you tried www.google.com ? I don't use curl on windows, but google.com points to a 301 redirect, to www.google.com. curl may not be able to follow it to the destination. –  Frank Thomas Jul 10 '14 at 11:49

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