How To Fix "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" Google Chrome Error?
Google Chrome is one of the most popular website browsers, but despite its popularity, it is not without problems. You may have sầu experienced the "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" error. This is not a problem with the browser, but usually means that there are problems at the user kết thúc, such as mạng internet connection issues. This error, or similar, can occur not only with Google Chrome, but also, with other browsers. Furthermore, it can occur on any trang web, even the most popular.
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The error can occur due to lớn problems with the DNS (Domain Name System) server, which does not respond or any has other issues. As the error message states, to lớn fix the problem, you should check your connection, check proxy and firewall settings, or run Windows Network Diagnostics. One of these methods might solve the problem, however, there are others, such as flushing the DNS, changing the DNS VPS, checking Windows Hosts file, updating network adapter drivers, và so on.
Fortunately, it is possible to fix this error if there are problems with the operating system, rather than the ISPhường (Internet Service Provider). In other words, if the cause of the error is at the user end, there are various methods khổng lồ solve sầu the problem. In the guide below, we outline these methods in detail so that you will be able lớn connect to the mạng internet & visit web pages again.
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Download Computer Malware Repair Tool
It is recommended lớn run a miễn phí scan with Malwarebytes - a tool to lớn detect malware & fix computer errors. You will need to purchase the full version khổng lồ remove sầu infections and eliminate computer errors. Free trial available.
Flush DNS And Renew IP
Start with this method, which works for most users who encounter the "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" error. The method includes entering & executing "ipcofig" & "netsh" commands inlớn Commvà Prompt. Ipconfig is a command-line tool that displays the current configuration of the installed IPhường staông chồng on a networked computer. Using this tool, we can flush & reset the contents of the DNS client resolver cabịt & renew DHCP.. configuration. Netsh is a command-line scripting utility that allows you to lớn (either locally or remotely) display or modify the network configuration of a computer that is currently running. Netsh also provides a scripting feature that allows you to lớn run a group of commands in batch mode against a specified computer.
The commands require an elevated Commvà Prompt opened with administrator privileges. To open elevated Commvà Prompt, type "command prompt" in Search and right-cliông chồng on the "Comm& Prompt" result. Choose "Run as administrator" lớn run it with administrative privileges. When you select "Run as administrator", a User Account Control prompt will appear asking if you allow the Command Prompt khổng lồ make changes to lớn your computer. Click "Yes".
Elevated Command Prompt will appear. In the Comm& Prompt window, type these commands & press Enter after each:
ipconfig /releaseipconfig /flushdnsipconfig /renewnetsh winsoông chồng reset
Restart your computer và see if "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" persists.
Use Google DNS
Google"s Public DNS is a không tính phí alternative sầu Domain Name System (DNS) service offered to internet users around the world. The public DNS service và servers are maintained và owned by Google. It functions as a recursive sầu name VPS providing tên miền name resolution for any host on the mạng internet. We recommkết thúc that you use Google DNS for a faster & secure connection. You must change the DNS manually as described below.
To change your DNS hệ thống to lớn Google"s DNS server, go to lớn Network Connections settings. Right-clichồng the Start thực đơn và select "Network Connections", or go to lớn Settings và click "Network & Internet".
In the Network và Internet settings window, select your connection type (in our case, "Ethernet") on the left pane & then cliông chồng "Change adapter options" on the right pane.
Right-cliông chồng on your connection & select "Properties" from the drop-down menu.
Select "Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)" and click "Properties".
In the Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) Properties window, select "Use the following DNS VPS addresses", enter 188.8.131.52 as the "Preferred DNS server" và 184.108.40.206 as the "Alternate DNS server". Click "OK" to save sầu changes. Restart your computer and see if the "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" error is fixed.
Clear Browsing Data
Browsing data consists of a records of website pages that you have sầu visited in past browsing sessions, và typically includes the name of the trang web as well as its corresponding URL. Other private data components such as cađậy, cookies, saved passwords, etc., are also saved during your browsing session. This stored data can slow down your browser & browsing experience, & even cause problems such as the "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" error. To clear Google Chrome"s browsing data cađậy, click the three dots in the top-right corner, select "More tools" và clichồng "Clear browsing data...".
In the Clear browsing data window, select the data you want lớn remove from the Google Chrome browsing cache and click the "CLEAR DATA" button. Close Chrome and open it again - see if the "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" still occurs when you try to visit website pages.
Cheông xã LAN Settings
To check your LAN settings, first open the Run dialog box by pressing the Windows key + R or by right-clicking Start and selecting "Run" from the contextual thực đơn.
In the Run dialog box, type the "inetcpl.cpl" command và press Enter or click OK. The Internet Options window will appear.
In the Internet Options window, look for the "Connections" tab and click it. Then, click "LAN Settings" button.
Make sure that "Automatically detect settings", "Use automatic configuration script" & "Use a proxy server for your LAN (These settings will not apply lớn dial-up or VPN connections)" kiểm tra boxes are not ticked. Clichồng OK lớn save the changes và see if the "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" is now fixed.
Temporarily Disable Your Antivirus
It is possible that your antivirus (anti-malware) software is blocking access lớn some or all websites. To ensure that installed third-buổi tiệc nhỏ antivirut software is not causing this error, we recommover that you temporarily disable it và kiểm tra if the error persists. If disabling (or uninstalling) your antivirus helps, we recommover that you switch lớn another antivirut software (or try reinstalling the currently one). If you are not sure how to lớn disable antivirut software, read this guide where you will find instructions on how to disable some of the most popular antivirus programs.
Update Network Adapter"s Driver
A device driver is software that informs the operating system & other software how to lớn interact with specific hardware. It is rather lượt thích a translator between software and hardware, since they often are created by different manufacturers, companies, or people. The driver facilitates smooth communication between hardware và software. In most cases, computers are unable khổng lồ sover và receive sầu data correctly without drivers. If the appropriate driver is not installed, the device might not function properly. To reinstall the network adapter driver, use Device Manager. To open Device Manager, right-click the Start button and select the "Device Manager" result from the contextual thực đơn or type "device manager" in Search & clichồng the "Device Manager" result.
In Device Manager, you will see a danh mục of devices connected lớn your computer. Find "Network adapters", exp& it and right-cliông xã your networking device. Select the "Update driver" option from the contextual menu.
You will be asked if you want to search for updated driver software automatically or lớn browse your computer for driver software. If you select the first option, Windows will search your computer và the Internet for the lademo driver software for your device. If you select the second option, you must locate and install the drivers manually. Using this option requires having previously downloaded drivers on your computer or USB flash drive. We recommkết thúc that you select the first option and follow the instructions.
The first option does not solve sầu the problem, download the lademo network adapter driver from the manufacturer"s websites, or reinstall the driver. To reinstall it, choose the "Uninstall device" option when right-clicked on network adapter. Mark the "Delete the driver software for this device" checkbox if you see this option. Then Restart your computer & see if it fixed the "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" error.
If you have tried all of the above and "ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT" persists, you might want khổng lồ liên hệ your Internet Service Provider (ISP) and find out if the problem is at their over. You can also simply switch to another browser & kiểm tra if you are able to lớn visit websites. If you know of other solutions to this problem, not mentioned in our guide, please nội dung them with us by leaving a comment in the section below.