02-24-2013 11:10 AM
I have a stale DNS entry for my laptop's wired ethernet on the gateway. The laptop is on wireless right now, but the gateway is giving out the wired IP address for my other devices, which means that they cannot connect to the laptop.
How can I remove this stale DNS entry? An automatic method would be best, but a manual method would be fine as well.
Solved! Go to Solution.
02-24-2013 1:43 PM
Unfortunately rebooting does not appear to work.
I did a "Reboot system" from the Diagnostics pages, but both entries remain.
02-24-2013 3:46 PM
02-25-2013 7:30 AM
Yes, factory reset appears to be the only way to get rid of bad DNS entries, as confirmed by AT&T Tier 2 support.
It is rather stupid to not have a better way to clear bad DNS entries.
Welcome to the internet boards! Check out our troubleshooting articles below and don’t forget to search the forums - your question may have been answered already!
Service acting up? Click here to troubleshoot now!
© 2017 AT&T Intellectual Property.This link will open a new window All rights reserved. AT&T, Globe logo, Mobilizing Your World and DIRECTV are registered trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property and/or AT&T affiliated companies. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.
Congratulations! You earned the Liz badge!