Search

Language:  
Search for:

Available article translations:

Unable to open web pages in browser via VPN connection

APPLIES TO:
  • Parallels Desktop for Mac Standard Edition
  • Parallels Desktop for Mac Pro Edition

Symptoms

You may experience problem with network browsing while working via VPN connection. After VPN client has successfully connected to remote location, you are not able to open web pages in browser:

Cause

In some particular networks Windows may experience problem resolving domain names to IP addresses while connected via VPN.

Resolution

In order to resolve this issue please do the following:

  1. Open the hosts file from C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc\hosts with any text editor.
  2. Add the IP address and a host name you use to connect to the VPN gateway to hosts file and save changes.
  3. Try to reconnect to VPN and check the issue.

Search words:

PD

can't open webpage

VPN




1e5db16426987d561060acdf56d947b4 df4909b7dd0609a3c148f007041db6d9 f9b6a8d63f3437e0dca35c9704a9033c

FEEDBACK
Was this article helpful?
Tell us how we may improve it.
Yes No