How to fix ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED error in Chrome [Solved]

How to fix ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED error in Chrome [Solved] 1

Now, we are going to fix the error code ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED, which we recently encountered with the chrome browser. The error state ‘This webpage is not available’ with the error code ‘ ERR_CONNETION_REFUSED ’. The error occurred when we tried to access web pages like Google, YouTube.


Basically, the error is shown due to the problem in internet connection or a misconfigured device’s network setting. So, here are two solutions that you can try to rectify the error in your browser.

Solution 1: Via Command prompt

Step 1: Open CMD (Command Prompt). It is mandatory that you run the CMD application in the Administrator mode.

Step 2: Execute these commands one by one.

  • ipconfig/release
  • ipconfig/all
  • ipconfig/flushdns
  • ipconfig/renew
  • netsh int ip set dns
  • netsh winsock reset

Step 3: Restart your computer.


Solution 2: Change TCP/IP4 Proxy

Step 1: Open Network Connection.

Step 2: Right click on your preferred using connection.

dns probe error no internet network sharing

Step 3: Select properties.

Step 4: Select internet protocol version 4 (TCP/IPv4).


Step 5: Change the DS address into following.

  • Preferred DNS server:
  • Alternate DNS server:

Step 6: Save the setting.

Step 7: Restart.

Step 8: Now ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED Error has been removed

In our research, we found out that these solutions are working very fine with error code ‘ ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED ’. So, in order to solve the problem, follow these above steps carefully.

Well, we hope you liked hanging out with us and if you have any query feel free to drop your suggestions and views in the comment section below. Till then, that’s all for this guys and stay tuned for next update.

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