Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




22 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1

Trusted

Topic # 138011 16-Dec-2013 22:00 One person supports this post Send private message

I sometimes have a problem accessing sites from my MacBook Air going through Wi-Fi and a Telecom Technicolor VDSL modem-router.

Could it be something to do with DNS settings? I see there's a problem with Windows 8.1 and wonder if it is more widespread.  See this thread: http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=39&topicid=129101

Is there a simple way to check this from my Mac? 




Bill Bennett www.billbennett.co.nz @billbennettnz

Create new topic
243 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 25


  Reply # 953417 17-Dec-2013 00:41 Send private message

I also have problems accessing sites but after a while they work again, but it seems like a problem with my web browser more than anything. Also using a macbook air and VDSL...







22 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1

Trusted

  Reply # 953443 17-Dec-2013 07:12 Send private message

I had a tweet telling me the problem is simply down to Telecom's slow DNS propagation. Could be correct. I'm not seeing the problem today - 24 hours after shifting hosts. 




Bill Bennett www.billbennett.co.nz @billbennettnz

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

How stable are snap IP addresses?
Created by Physn, last reply by timmmay on 23-Oct-2014 10:38 (19 replies)
Pages... 2


Spark Socialiser
Created by freitasm, last reply by freitasm on 22-Oct-2014 18:39 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


American legal jurisdiction in New Zealand
Created by ajobbins, last reply by gzt on 21-Oct-2014 14:58 (30 replies)
Pages... 2


Another Trade Me competitor: SellShed
Created by freitasm, last reply by SellShed on 22-Oct-2014 11:54 (42 replies)
Pages... 2 3


iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3. Gonna get one?
Created by Dingbatt, last reply by Satch on 23-Oct-2014 13:02 (87 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Snap have failed our company!
Created by dafman, last reply by NonprayingMantis on 23-Oct-2014 11:56 (36 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Theif taunts 12 year old via stolen laptop
Created by macuser, last reply by charsleysa on 22-Oct-2014 23:49 (12 replies)

22nd Only: PB Tech BROTHER HL1110 Mono laser Printer $15 shipped(after $30 cashback)
Created by loceff13, last reply by loceff13 on 23-Oct-2014 08:55 (23 replies)
Pages... 2



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.