If you are facing the problems that shown below :
1 - You want to download some software from Microsoft website, but when you click "download" button, the Microsoft website suddenly show the error "page not found".

2 - You want to download windows live messenger, but when you click the "download" button, the website suddenly show the error "page not found".

3 - Cannot install new version of Internet Explorer such as IE 8 or IE 9.

solution - Please follow the steps below :
1) Goto Start menu or click "Windows" button on your keyboard
2) Click "Run" (for xp). Skip this step if you are using Vista.
3) Type Services.msc in the Run box / search box.
4) Right click on DNS Client.
5) Choose Stop.

Done!!! You can go try to download the software from Microsoft website or try to download windows live messenger now. Good luck!!

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Posted by Zac1987 on 10 February, 2011


  1. Anonymous Said,

    Thanks for the tip. It works very well.

    Posted on 9:09 AM, February 16, 2011

  2. Zac Said,

    Great that it helped you :)

    Posted on 7:43 PM, February 16, 2011

  3. Anonymous Said,

    Well done! Not a permanent fix but does the job very well. Thanks!!!

    Posted on 6:42 AM, February 22, 2011

  4. Anonymous Said,

    thanx bro it works properly......but i would like to ask if i close DNS client it will any effect in my computer. plz reply

    Posted on 7:44 AM, June 26, 2013

  5. Zac Ang Said,

    close la.

    Posted on 8:15 AM, June 26, 2013


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