Before trying to solve this problem, make sure to solve all other router problems detected by Avast. Otherwise the following fix will not be effective.
To configure D-Link wireless router:
- From the Wi-Fi Inspector results screen, select Go to your router settings to open the administration page of your D-Link router.
- Enter your router username and password, or contact the party who provided the router (e.g. your ISP).
- Go to
Tools ▸ Dynamic DNSand ensure that Enable Dynamic DNSis unchecked.
- or -
Maintenance ▸ DDNS▸ ensure that Enable DDNSis unchecked.
- Go to
Setup ▸ Internet▸ select Manual Internet Connection Setup.
- or -
Setup ▸ Internet Connection▸ select Manual Configure.
- If your ISP supports automatic configuration, change
Internet Connection Typeto Dynamic IP.
- otherwise -
If your ISP doesn't support automatic configuration (e.g.
Internet Connection Typeis set to Static IP) fill in DNS serverfields with IP addresses of reliable DNS servers, such as Google Public DNS, as shown below:
Primary DNS: 126.96.36.199 Secondary DNS: 188.8.131.52
- Confirm your changes by selecting
Save settingsand reboot your router if necessary.
Due to the wide range of different router types by D-Link, we offer general instructions for frequently used models. For exact instructions please consult documentation for your router model or contact D-Link for further assistance.