Celebrate National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

Iphone : what does "Reset network settings by tapping Settings > General > Reset > Reset Network Setting" do ?

Posted on 2015-01-16
5
Medium Priority
?
254 Views
Last Modified: 2015-01-16
can this be used to clear DNS , is there any destructive thing that can happen if I do this?

thanks
0
Comment
Question by:NAMEWITHELD12
[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
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 13

Expert Comment

by:Alexios
ID: 40553629
Yes it can be used to clear DNS but it will also reset all network settings including:
previously connected Wi-Fi networks and passwords
recently used Bluetooth accessories
VPN and APN settings
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:NAMEWITHELD12
ID: 40553650
is there anyway to just clear the DNS chache ?

thanks
0
 
LVL 13

Accepted Solution

by:
Alexios earned 2000 total points
ID: 40553681
Yes there is,
I have gave you the answer at your previous question

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Smartphones/iOS/Q_28598122.html#a40553654

I will mention it again
It's very easy and simple
Go to Settings and turn ON Airplane Mode wait 5-10 seconds and then turn it off
0
 
LVL 1

Author Closing Comment

by:NAMEWITHELD12
ID: 40553764
thanks'
0

Featured Post

New benefit for Premium Members - Upgrade now!

Ready to get started with anonymous questions today? It's easy! Learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Email is way too noisy, prone to hiding the important stuff, and really becoming unreliable for critical/timely communications. There are better ways to communicate.
After hours on line I found a solution which pointed to the inherited Active Directory permissions . You have to give/allow permissions to the "Exchange trusted subsystem" for the user in the Active Directory...
This video demonstrates how to sync Microsoft Exchange Public Folders with smartphones using CodeTwo Exchange Sync and Exchange ActiveSync. To learn more about CodeTwo Exchange Sync and download the free trial, go to: http://www.codetwo.com/excha…
CodeTwo Sync for iCloud (http://www.codetwo.com/sync-for-icloud?sts=6554) automatically synchronizes your Outlook 2016, 2013, 2010 or 2007 folders with iCloud folders available via iCloud Control Panel. This lets you automatically sync them with…

730 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