How to clear/flush the DNS cache?

Still waiting for DNS propagation after 24 hours? It might help to clear your local DNS cache.

Google Chrome:

Navigate to chrome://net-internals/#dns and press the “Clear host cache” button

Internet Explorer:

1) Launch Internet Explorer.
2) Click “Tools” then “Delete Browsing History.”
3) Uncheck “Preserve Favorites website data,” and ensure that “Cookies,” “History” and “Temporary Internet Files” are checked, and then click “Delete.”

Flush your DNS cache on Windows PCs:

Click “Start,” “Run,” type “cmd” into the run text box and then click “OK.”
Type “ipconfig /flushdns” into the command prompt and press “Enter.”


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