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Desktop keeps dropping off internet, modem working, wireless devices working

Super strange for the last 3 weeks, I go to use my desktop and I can't get on the internet. I get message in my browser that it can't get the page. Yet I look at my modem lights and the internet light ...
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1answer
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Visiting sites previously never visited results in page not found or junk CSS

I have recently inherited a workstation which I installed a brand new SSD in and then installed Windows 8 (I previously have not bothered with it). Bypassing Internet Explorer, I immediately ...
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3answers
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How can I set a DNS on my router that goes nowhere

My router has three slots for DNS servers. I am using OpenDNS for the first two, but on odd occasions OpenDNS fails and I would like the third one to be something useless that essentially disables ...
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0answers
42 views

Internet slow down after Setting up Domain Controller on VM

I running Hyper-V on 12 computer and windows server 2012 on 1 computer. I set up 2 Virtual machine Domain Controller on 2 separate computer. The second one is just a failover read only DC. My whole ...
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3answers
47 views

Where can I obtain ICANN's DNS list?

Suppose that I wanted to host my own DNS server based on the presumption that for whatever reason, I am unable to access ICANN's personal servers. Is there some sort of hosts file, or global DNS that ...
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1answer
25 views

How come some urls work and some don't?

I had some problems with my router, so I switched to a new one (a linksys WNR612v3, though that probably isn't the problem). Now some pages work, and some pages don't examples of non-working pages ...
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1answer
61 views

Page load time of websites

I'm trying to find a solution to a "problem" which occurs when opening webpages. When I'm opening to open any website (no matter which browser), for example www.stackexchange.com, it takes always 5 ...
0
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1answer
80 views

What does my internet provider know about my online activities?

What does my internet service provider know about my online activites in these cases? plain server (www, ftp, whatever) connection and provider's DNS secured (e.g. TLS) server connection and ...
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0answers
17 views

Is need to set DNS in windows server in Internet?

I have a domain, I set the DNS in nic.ir Dose it need to set DNS in our server (Windows Server 2008) in DNS manager ?
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2answers
130 views

Can I create a DNS domain for local use?

Is there a way for me to assign a domain name to a computer's local IP address, not for use with people outside the network? Preferably with no need to buy said domain. A example would to use ...
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6answers
8k views

Can ping and trace sites but can't view on browser?

I am having issues on certain sites (not all just a few). I can ping and trace sites just fine but for some reason the sites won't load in the browser. They're just stuck at "connected to example.com" ...
0
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1answer
90 views

Cannot see my sites in my internet domain

I made an account in 000webhost.com for freehosting. And I uploaded three files(html and php files) with compressed ".zip" form in public_html and I want to see my site what I did in my html and php ...
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3answers
2k views

Strange value in DNS shown in ipconfig

If I run ipconfig /all, in the DNS field it is showing numbers such as fec:0:0:0:ffff::1%1, fec:0:0:0:ffff::2%1 and fec:0:0:0:ffff::3%1. nslookup www.google.com shows some kind of DNS error (lookup ...
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1answer
272 views

Some sites extremely slow! How to determine if its IPv6? and disable it?

My internet is extremely slow on some sites, the famous ones. Google, Facebook, etc. But then, the very next minute, they are superfast. I got to know from somewhere that this is due to clogging and ...
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1answer
2k views

Name resolution for the name…timed out after none of the configured DNS servers responded

I am getting this message in system event during my PC startup Name resolution for the name website.com timed out after none of the configured DNS servers responded. And another same message ...
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2answers
158 views

Using same gateway on all workstations, but two workstations have no outside access [closed]

I have 11 computers, all of which should be using the same gateway to reach out to the internet and also to resolve for primary DNS. 9 of the 11 machines have no issue, but two of the machines will ...
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0answers
55 views

DNS is not saving

I'm using D-Link DWM-152 Dongle to connect to the internet. I have changed DNS in my network connection to Google DNS and connect to the internet using software which has came with my dongle. Then i ...
0
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1answer
70 views

How to get the IP of the computer, of searches in my google account? [closed]

How do I get the IP of the computer that made researches in my google account, which was recorded in history that is accessed through my google account? Thanks so much!
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0answers
237 views

rr.com appended to URL and I don't know why

I've been having some pretty bad and intermittent internet connectivity issues. I keep getting timeouts on my browsers, or what appears to be timeouts on my browsers. In Chrome it's generally error ...
0
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1answer
96 views

DNS: Can a URL that looks like a subdirectory be mapped to a different IP address?

If my website blah.example.com has an IP address of X.X.X.X, then can I have a URL that appears to be a subdirectory, such as blah.example.com/fizz, be mapped to a totally different IP address (say, ...
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1answer
298 views

Setting up DNS on mobile broadband and/or setting a system wide DNS address?

I am using a Huawei E3131b 3G dongle to connect to internet. I'm having troubles setting up DNS servers that persist across reboots. Manually specified DNS servers are not used at all if I use the ...
14
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7answers
8k views

Is it possible for many domain names to share one IP address?

Is it possible for many domain names to share one IP address? For example, www.xjtl.com, www.fmie.com, sdmfl.com, etc. Hundreds of domain names share just one IP – when you do a DNS query for each of ...
4
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1answer
155 views

Windows 7 Internet Only Works In IE (Not proxy, or Windows updates)

A friend of mine turned on their computer today and Firefox did not open any webpages they tried to navigate too (namely mail.google.com). Anyway, they called me up since I do tech support and this ...
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2answers
111 views

Cannot browse to most websites, on my PC only

I cannot load most websites on my PC. Using Chrome, FireFox, or IE I get the "this webpage is not available" error. I've tried and failed to ping the websites that won't load. I'm in a domain ...
0
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1answer
31 views

Is it possible to set up domains and sub-domains on a private Internet subscription?

I am not great at understanding DNS, so please have patience. I have a server set up at home which can be reached at an address similar to foo.dns.org, under a domain that I do not own but that I get ...
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1answer
1k views

How to set DNS to WiFi router modem internet

I am using a WiFi modem to connect to internet. It is a router AWA a modem (Teracom Wireless Wifi Router cum ADSL2 + Modem). The connection is secure. I have a broadband connection, which requires ...
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0answers
62 views

How to troubleshoot network connection issue when a single website won't load?

I have a router which runs fine for all websites except for one in particular, that one website works sort of, it loads but no images show and the CSS sometimes doesn't load. I have already tried ...
0
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0answers
92 views

Unable to Connect to just Google Servers

I am in an extremely strange problem. I am unable to connect to just Google Servers. I am not able to access any site related to Google, Google.com | YouTube | Google+ | Webmaster Tools | jQuery CDN, ...
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2answers
2k views

How do DNS servers work?

I know that a domain name is resolved by a DNS server to an IP address, which is then used to reach the requested server. I'm slightly embarrassed that I don't know some of the details of how this ...
2
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1answer
633 views

Who controls the DNS servers? [closed]

DNS Servers are the servers that "translate" IP addresses into human readable names. How many are they? Who controls them?
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0answers
545 views

DNS server is not responding - Windows 7

This morning when I turned my PC on, there was a yellow marker on my network icon. I tried troubleshooting and got the following error: DNS server is not responding I am connected directly to my ...
4
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2answers
1k views

Some websites don't work WITH the www. prefix

I came across a site that doesn't work when I type in the address with the "www." prefix. The following is an example: if you click on this link, it won't take you to any site, but rather display an ...
4
votes
3answers
2k views

How does DynamicDNS act immediately?

My understanding of the core functionality of DNS is to provide a naming/mapping service between domain names (e.g. blah-whatever.com) and IP addresses (e.g. 100.2.3.4). Furthermore, my understanding ...
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3answers
3k views

How to know if your computer is hit by a dnschanger virus?

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is on the final stage of its Operation Ghost Click, which strikes against the menace of the DNSChanger virus and trojan. Infected PCs running the ...
3
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1answer
601 views

Oops! Google Chrome could not connect

when I refresh the site superuser.com happens is : I previously thought because of interference with my internet connection, after I checked the other sites, its problem was not due to internet ...
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1answer
2k views

DNS resolution slow, ping domain slow, ping ip fast, nslookup fast

I have a problem with my laptop with Windows 7 installed, and I'm not sure how to go around finding the cause of this. Everything works fine on another laptop with Windows 7. I've noticed that ...
2
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1answer
826 views

Connection to website interrupted/reset. Why?

When navigating to some websites (like victorsosea.com, citibank.co.in etc.) on Google Chrome, I get a message that the 'connection to www.site.com was interrupted'. If I try on Firefox, it says 'The ...
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2answers
673 views

Website is working but cannot view from home

Here's a puzzle. Last year I bought some hosting from a hosting company and pointed a number of domains that I own to run from this service. All domains working fine and publicly accessible. Then a ...
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0answers
922 views

No Connectivity on Windows 7 WSHELPER.DLL not found

I have a Windows 7 laptop, which i am fixing for a friend. There is no connectivity at all. I have tried several interfaces - Ethernet, WLAN, Mac OSX internet sharing over ethernet. Internet Explorer ...
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5answers
11k views

How should I choose my DNS?

When I have to choose my DNS I think that I should consider: Speed Reliability Privacy Control (reports and stats) The main options that come to my mind, and how I weigh them according to the ...
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1answer
137 views

Added a new line to hosts file but doesn't work

I added this line to /etc/hosts: 127.0.0.1:8000 myapp.com But when I access myapp.com from a web browser, it doesn't go to the IP that I listed first. Any idea why?
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2answers
2k views

Internet issues with subnet mask/DNS?

I woke up today to find that my internet wasn't working. I checked all the cables, and everything was connected, I tried to connect to my router @ 192.168.1.1 . It didn't connect. I checked the cables ...
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1answer
240 views

Why don't TLDs resolve?

Why aren't there any services on TLDs? Is there any particular reason there aren't websites at http://org/ or http://com/ ? It seems like it would be the ideal place to put information about the ...
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1answer
2k views

Why is www.grooveshark.com being redirected to 127.0.0.1?

I think I'm experiencing some kind of local DNS issue. I just noticed today that when I tried to visit www.grooveshark.com, the url is being mapped to 127.0.0.1, because I'm being served by my home ...
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1answer
291 views

Intermittent Internet With Ubuntu Natty

I'm having a bit of Internet trouble with a fresh install of Ubuntu Natty and I haven't been able to track down the problem. I have my desktop running over a wireless network, which connects without ...
3
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3answers
265 views

Determining where a network problem lies

Lately I find that some of the websites I'm trying to visit aren't loading completely like Slashdot and the MapleStory home page. When I say that, I mean that they're loading and I can actually see ...
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1answer
652 views

Where can I find out which OS is used for the Internet root DNS servers? [closed]

Is there anywhere on the Internet that tells you which OS is used by the Internet's root DNS servers? I need to know this for an article I'm writing - I'm sure I've read somewhere before that they ...
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2answers
129 views

Domains and their origin [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Who owns all domains? I know that sites such as GoDaddy sell domain names. Where do they obtain these domain names to sell? What I am asking is: The internet is ...
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1answer
2k views

Who owns all domains? [closed]

I know some sites like GoDaddy and such sell domains. Where do they get these domains from? Is there somebody who sold all the domains originally. The internet is free and isn't owned by anybody. ...
2
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3answers
5k views

DNS server is not responding

For the last week my Windows 7 laptop has been unable to connect to the Internet. When I tried to troubleshoot the issue I received the following warning: DNS server is not responding However ...