Solved

dyndns updater not working "Unable to refresh host list"

Posted on 2008-10-27
1
7,952 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-08
i'm running windows server 2003 as a NAT server, it has two NICs, one going to LAN, the other to the internet.

Trying to get dyndns update client to work. When I install and run it, after putting in my username / password it says "Unable to refresh host list. Please check your Internet Connection and try again".

I've verified internet is working. Also tried putting it on another computer on the network, and it worked fine. Just on this server it isn't working.
0
Comment
Question by:Frosty555
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
1 Comment
 
LVL 31

Accepted Solution

by:
Frosty555 earned 0 total points
ID: 22816232
Figured it out. The problem was that my date/time on my computer was set incorrectly (set to 2006 instead of 2008).
0

Featured Post

Migrating Your Company's PCs

To keep pace with competitors, businesses must keep employees productive, and that means providing them with the latest technology. This document provides the tips and tricks you need to help you migrate an outdated PC fleet to new desktops, laptops, and tablets.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I wrote an article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/2245/Anti-rootkit-software.html) some time ago with a reference to nLite  (http://www.nliteos.com/)slipstreaming software.  I recently changed that link to point to NTLite (https://www.ntl…
BIND is the most widely used Name Server. A Name Server is the one that translates a site name to it's IP address. There is a new bug in BIND (https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01272), affecting all versions of BIND 9 from BIND 9.1.0 (inclusive) thro…
Finding and deleting duplicate (picture) files can be a time consuming task. My wife and I, our three kids and their families all share one dilemma: Managing our pictures. Between desktops, laptops, phones, tablets, and cameras; over the last decade…
Sometimes it takes a new vantage point, apart from our everyday security practices, to truly see our Active Directory (AD) vulnerabilities. We get used to implementing the same techniques and checking the same areas for a breach. This pattern can re…

632 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question