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  Reply # 1192633 10-Dec-2014 09:15
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Hi Earbanean

We moved Netflix and Hulu to a different server on Saturday due to some network issues at our main us provider once we moved them back the IPS got shuffled a bit you will need to reload the hosts file to fully restore the service.

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  Reply # 1192692 10-Dec-2014 09:50
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OK, thanks.  Will try this eveing.  

Going forward, do you think you could set up some sort of email to users any time the hosts file needs to be reloaded?

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1192698 10-Dec-2014 09:54
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We are halfway through developing a notification centre that will have a subscribe function, any outages or changes will be posted there (it should be completed In the next week or so) if subscribed to the notification centre you will get an email if anything is changed.

I'll post an announcement here once its live!

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  Reply # 1192713 10-Dec-2014 10:11
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Thanks, sounds perfect.

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  Reply # 1195206 10-Dec-2014 20:47
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Can't seem to connect to Netflix this evening :-( 

Anyone else?Tried vi Chrome on my Macbook, Chrome on my Android device and also my Apple TV, and of course via dns4me.

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  Reply # 1195212 10-Dec-2014 20:51
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Are you using the hosts file?

If so you will need to reload it, if not can you goto http://dns4me.net/check and let me know if any of the tests fail.

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  Reply # 1195217 10-Dec-2014 20:54
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Hi albi90

No I'm not using the hostfile. Running the test now, but it's taking a while, will post when complete. 

Have really been enjoying your service btw, all signed up!

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  Reply # 1195218 10-Dec-2014 20:56
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Ok, I'm a muppet, after the Fibre outage last night my IP had changed, all updated and working, apologies!

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  Reply # 1195225 10-Dec-2014 21:04
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No problem, glad its all backup and working :)

The check can take a bit as it scans all the DNS servers and proxy servers to make sure everything is functioning.

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  Reply # 1201026 20-Dec-2014 12:06
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I'm trying to subscribe, but the PayPal window refuses to accept my password, even tho it works perfectly on the actual PayPal site.




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  Reply # 1201027 20-Dec-2014 12:10
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ajobbins: I'm trying to subscribe, but the PayPal window refuses to accept my password, even tho it works perfectly on the actual PayPal site.


PayPal digital goods doesent support 2factor SMS if you jump into your PayPal account and disable this it will work (you can re enable it again after)

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  Reply # 1201029 20-Dec-2014 12:17
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ajobbins: I'm trying to subscribe, but the PayPal window refuses to accept my password, even tho it works perfectly on the actual PayPal site.


PayPal digital goods doesent support 2factor SMS if you jump into your PayPal account and disable this it will work (you can re enable it again after)

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Jason k


Ah.

I ended up just doing a 12 month single payment using the guest option in PayPal




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  Reply # 1202992 24-Dec-2014 01:15
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Hi Geek Zoner's

Thought I would post a quick update we now support Netflix Netherlands and Mexico

Enjoy
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  Reply # 1208107 4-Jan-2015 18:33
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Hi Guys

We have added the notification centre for users of the hosts file, you can access it via Support > Notifications on the dns4me website.
We have also just added 7 new Netflix regions (Sweden, Austria, Denmark, Belgium, Finland, Norway and Luxembourg) enjoy.

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  Reply # 1210204 7-Jan-2015 22:06
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Hi,
I have signed-up for the 14 day trial, but cannot get my Amazon Fire TV showing any videos. I've followed the guide @ https://dns4me.net/guides/set-top/fire-tv and are seeing entries in the DNS log from the device. https://dns4me.net/check gives passes too. But when I load any videos on the Fire TV - prime TV or movie trailers, etc. - Fire TV always times-out and gives a player error with error code 'UNKNOWN_ERROR". If I remove dns4me's DNS servers from the Fire TV setttings, then it works fine.
Any advise?
Thanks.

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