Fiddler hosed my proxy settings and now my interwebs don’t work.

If you use Fiddler (on Windows), it will set your proxy settings to http=;https=

If, for some reason, it doesn’t shut down cleanly, it won’t undo that proxy setting, and your internet will cease to function.

At first I just rebooted, but I still had no web access. I could ping so I knew I had connectivity. I could ping, so obviously DNS was resolving. The proxy setting was the next thing I checked, and there it was, mocking me:


Turned it off, and voilà!

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