Here's a workaround for Vodafone broadband/Internet/wifi down and not working in UK

There are new updates that have been added at the bottom of the story…..

We are seeing sudden influx of reports that say the Vodafone broadband or Internet is not working. Complaints are mostly pouring in from the UK, suggesting it could be a region specific issue.

Take a look at some of the complaints:

While there’s currently no official word from Vodafone on this outage, users have been sharing some DNS related workarounds. Here’s one (other workarounds in updates below):

Do try this suggestion and let us know if it works. Meanwhile, we are actively looking for more workarounds and information and will update the story as and when we come across any newsworthy stuff on the matter.

Update 1

While there’s definitely a nationwide Vodafone internet outage in the UK, users are miffed that the company hasn’t provided any update on the matter yet. Worse, customer care is difficult to reach as complainants say they are getting hours of waiting time.

Update 2

We are also seeing reports from users that say the company’s app is showing misleading information at this hour of crisis. Take a look:

Update 3

Using a VPN is another workaround that users can try.

Update 4

Vodafone has effectively acknowledged the ongoing outage problem as their social media handle has supported the DNS workaround by offering more details on it.

Update 5

Vodafone UK’s Twitter handle says the DNS issue is resolved.

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Himanshu Arora

My interest in technology and writing started back in 2010. Since then, I have written for many leading publications, including Computerworld, GSMArena, TechSpot, HowtoForge, LinuxJournal, and MakeTechEasier to name a few. Here at PiunikaWeb, my work involves covering on daily basis the biggest tech stories as well as scoops that you won't find anywhere else.