[SOLVED] Windows cannot automatically detect this network’s settings

In this article, I will teach you how to fix Windows cannot automatically detect this network’s settings in Windows 7/8/10.

Windows cannot automatically detect this network's settings
Windows cannot automatically detect this network’s settings

Fix: Windows cannot automatically detect this network’s settings

Method 1: Disable Proxy Settings

This Windows cannot automatically detect this network’s settings error could mainly appear if there is no need of proxy settings for your connection. If this is true, you just disable Proxy Settings to resolve the problem.

Step 1. You open Internet Properties by pressing Windows Key + R and type inetcpl.cpl.
Step 2. Then, in Internet Properties window, go to Connections tab. Select LAN Settings button.
Step 3. Next, you uncheck the Use a proxy server for your LAN option in LAN Settings window.
Step 4. Then check Automatically detect settings option.
Step 5. Finally, you click OK, Apply, OK to save changes. Now you can exit Internet Properties window.

Method 2: Reset Windows Sockets

if you want to solve ‘Windows cannot automatically detect this network’s settings’, you can use reset TCP/IP. To do that, follow these steps:

Step 1. Run Command Prompt as administrator.
Step 2. You type netsh int ip reset resetlog.txt then tap Enter.
Step 3. Finally, restart your computer, and check if your proxy settings are okay.

Hope this tutorial helps!