Rest Winsock, Firewall, IP Address, Network on Windows

Posted on March 12, 2018 at 7:28 pm

Useful commands to reset network settings and Internet connections on Windows 7, 8, 10. With these commands you can reset winsock, Windows Firewall rules, IP address (renew), network settings and winhttp proxy. To run these commands you need to open Command Prompt (cmd.exe) as Administrator: Win+X > Command Prompt (Administrator)

Here are the commands to run (in order):

netsh winsock reset
netsh int ip reset
netsh advfirewall reset
netsh winhttp>reset proxy
ipconfig /release
ipconfig /renew
ipconfig /flushdns

Reboot the PC once done.

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