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Fixed Solution For Dns_Probe_Finished_Bad_Config

dns probe finished bad configuration

Surfing the internet and suddenly you screen shows dns_probe_finished_bad_config.

You might be seeing this problem with Dns Server configuration whenever you are trying to go to any website.

Not to worry we have the every possible Solution to fixing dns probe bad configuration.

This DNS problem is generally faced by the users when they are surfing the internet and it shows this page on every website.

Bad Configuration problem does not depend on the operating system of your computer you might be using the windows 7, windows 8 or even windows 10 but the solution to the bad config error for dns probe will be same for all the users.

What Does Dns_Probe_Finished_Bad_Config Meaning

DNS : Domain Name System.

This system converts the name of a website to its ip address. For example “” to its ip address. DNS also performs the conversion the otherway also for example the ip address to website’s name.

This DNS error generally occurs when your system is not able to resolve the name into ip adress of a website.

As internet only understands the ip address. It is very important for the DNS to resolve the name otherwise you will get the same error dns_probe_finished_bad_configuration and no internet connection.

This bad config of dns probe also occures when there is no internet connection or when the dns server fails to respond.

Solution For DNS Prob Configuration Issue

This is a simple error for bad network configuration which could be resolved very easily by following the steps give below.

Solution 1:

The most basic solution that one can give for any issue on your computer system is to restart your system and see if the dns probe bad config problem has resolved or not.

Solution 2:

If you restarted your system and you still see the error “dns probe finished no internet” then you need to try second most basic solution that is to restart internet connection by restarting your wifi, modem or whatever means you are using.

By this method your internet connection will restart and you will get a new ip adress if there is no issue with your drivers and dns.

As most of us have a dynamic ip system that our service providers provide us.

Everytime you restart your connection or restart your modem you will be allocated a new ip address.

Solution 3: Obtaining New IP Address

If by above solution 2 you are not able to get new ip address automatically then you need to get it forcefully.

Obtaining new ip address if very simple step,all you need to do is to :

  • Press “windows+R”
  • Then in the box write “cmd”

cmd of windows 7

  • Hit “enter”
  • And write : ipconfig /release

As soon as you press enter, it will leave your current ip.

  • After that you will have to write another comand on the same cmd.
  • Now give “ipconfig /renew” to get a new ip address

By following this method your issue would be resolved and if not then follow the further steps.

Solution 4: Flusing On DNS Server

If by following the solution 2, your issue of dns_probe_finished_bad_config no internet connection was not resolved. then there might be an issue with your DNS Server.

So now please follow the steps given below.

  • Open run :”windows+r”
  • Open cmd by typing “cmd” and hit “enter”
  • Now enter command : ipconfig /flushdns

cmd Flush dns

Solution 5: Changing The DNS Server To Static DNS

If by following the solution 3 , the issue of dns probe error no internet is not resolved then you may follow this step.

In this step we will get change the dynamic dns to static one.

  • Right clock the netwok icon on the bottom left of your screen.
  • And select “open Network and Sharing Center”

top tech easy network tab

  • Now select the third option “change adapter settings”.

change adapter settings Top Tech Easy

  • Now you need to find the active network adapter.
  • Right click on the same and select “properties”.

wireless properties

  • Now look for “Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4)”

Network IPV 4 Tab

  • Double click on the same.

change dns settings

  • Select “Use the following DNS server address automatically”.
  • Enter Preferred DNS Server :
  • Alternate DNS server :
  • Then click “OK”

This will surely resolve your error of dns_probe_finished_bad_config no internet connection.

Alternately you can also search for the other public dns servers on internet. Public DNS servers are free to use and you can use them easily just by getting their ip addresses.

Solution 6: Updating The Network Adapter Software

For this you need to :

  • Press windows+r.
  • Enter devmgmt.msc.
  • Choose the current network adapter.

choose network adapter

  • And update the driver.

reinstall / update the driver

  • After it will be updated, it will show a successfull message.

Now try connecting to the internet, it will work for sure.

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