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  1.    04 Jan 2017 #11
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 3,921
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint

    Don't know if you've checked but I go to Control Panel, Internet Options, Connections tab, LAN Settings button and assure ONLY the "Automatically detect........." item is checked. Some infections/malware like to throw in a Proxy setting and it nearly always causes problems. Sometimes setting the Security tab to Default helps.
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  2.    04 Jan 2017 #12
    Join Date : Nov 2014
    Oregon
    Posts : 155
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    I did check that. It was set to auto. To fix, I had to manually set to the dns servers that were provided in this thread.
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  3.    04 Jan 2017 #13
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Crewe Cheshire
    Posts : 1,451
    windows 10

    By default auto dns is set to your router a lot of routers cant handle a lot of dns requests and pass traffic as well netgear is ver bad for that
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  4.    06 Jan 2017 #14
    Join Date : Nov 2014
    Oregon
    Posts : 155
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Hmm. That is interesting. I wonder why only 1 of my machines in my network was affected then. The other 4 windows computers are all fine. That machine stayed affected even after reloading windows. Should I be resetting firmware on my Asus router...?
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