Primary DNS server is not responding

By Andriy
Jun 19, 2012
Post New Reply
  1. I am experiencing the problem described below.

    I got an internet from provider (which is LAN cable sticking from the wall) - and it works fine when I connect via LAN cable - when I write the IP Address, Subnet Mask, Default Gateway, and DNS servers on the LAN adapter and create a PPPoE connection with username and password.
    I want to do the same but wirelessly. I have an ASUS RT-N10 LX wi-fi router - and connected the cable from the provider to the WAN slot on the router. Then I have accessed the router from my laptop - and configured everything as it was on my laptop.

    IP Adddress:
    Default Gateway:

    Wireless network works fine, the default gateway is pinging - but DNS servers are not accessible. As a result no internet connection available (
    Moreover - when I want to ping the DNS (ping - I tries to get a response from other location (but no response from there)

    Any feedback / hints / comments will be greatly appreciated! I have spent 2 days for it but in vain (((

    THanks in advance!
  2. ITLogicSystems

    ITLogicSystems TS Booster Posts: 28   +7 & have been configured at one point in time to be the dns servers set in the router. Obviously they do not work now... I would recommend changing them to maybe an open dns ip: &, or even google's dns of:

    Hope this helps, take care!

Similar Topics

Add your comment to this article

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...