Error: ERR_CONNECTION_RESET chrome: windows 10, 7, 8, Here’s the fix

ERR_CONNECTION_RESET, ERR_CONNECTION_RESET in Chrome, ERR_CONNECTION_RESET in Mozilla: is related to network issue that’s sow many time while we browse on internet from Chrome, Mozilla or IE. Refresh connection and unlock any connection using different method. here we will check some manual settings and Also check Experiments some blocked port by antivirus or Firewall that pre-installed in windows system. Windows 10, Windows 7 or windows 8.

5 Error connection Reset in chrome windows pc or Laptop

Fixed: ERR_CONNECTION_RESET in windows – Windows 10, 8 or Windows 7

Run Windows MTU command

First off all you need to check your laptop or Desktop running on Wireless or Ethernet network.

1: Go to the Start Menu > type “Run” in search.

2: Next, Type “ncpa.cpl” command – To open Network sharing windows.

3: Here, you can see Wireless Networks or Broadband if you are connected.

Now, it’s confirmed your Windows PC or Laptop System connected with Wireless network or Broadband.

Now, Go to Run > Cmd > Ok

In command prompt windows: type below commands.

For Wireless connection,

netsh interface ipv4 set subinterface “Wireless Network Connection” mtu=1472 store=persistent

For Ethernet Broadband connection,

netsh interface ipv4 set subinterface “Local Area Connection” mtu=1472 store=persistent

Netsh Winsock reset

Run “Netsh Winsock reset” inside command prompt.

Go to Start menu > CMD > Right click in search result CMD and Go to Run as administrator.

1 netsh Winsock reset to fix Error connection reset on Chrome

Type, Netsh Winsock reset then press enter.

It’s done.

Stop Scanning or Disable Antivirus Protection

Your System installed windows 10, then stop or disable antivirus protection “Windows Defender” for test and find the problem: ERR_CONNECTION_RESET, it’s blocking any port.

Open Windows Defender, Settings.

2 Windows Defender on Windows laptop or PC

Disable Real time protection, Cloud Based protection.

Use internet proxy settings

Go to the Start menu > Control Panel > Internet Options.

3 Use Proxy Settings for internet connection on Chrome

In Pop up windows, Go to Internet Option, Go to the Connection > LAN Settings.

Uncheck, Use a Proxy server for this connection.

Apply, Press Ok.

Clear Browsing Settings and History

Manage internet browser history, Type “chrome://history/” in Chrome browser.

Clear Browsing Data.

Check “Empty the cache” & “Delete cookies and other site and plug-in data”.


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