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How do I fix ED connect error code 220?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

The ed connect error code 220 is a communications error that can occur when trying to connect to a network or online service. This error can be caused by a number of factors, including network congestion, incorrect network settings, or a problem with the network itself. In most cases, the ed connect error code 220 can be resolved by simply retrying the connection. However, if the problem persists, it may be necessary to contact your ISP or network administrator for further assistance.

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1. Check the internet connection and try again

  1. In Internet Explorer, click the Tools menu and then click Internet Options.
  2. On the General tab, under Performance, click the Settings button.
  3. Under Connections, make sure that the Use a proxy server for your LAN check box is cleared and then click OK.
  4. Under the Connections tab, click the arrow next to your current internet connection and then click Properties.
  5. In the General tab, under Connections Status, make sure that the Status is set to Connected and then click the Advanced button.
  6. In the Advanced TCP/IP Settings dialog box, make sure the TCP/IP Protocol is set to TCP and then click the Settings button.
  7. In the TCP/IP Settings dialog box, make sure that the Use the following DNS server addresses check box is cleared and then click OK.
  8. In the DNS Servers list, click the Add button and then type the IP address of your primary internet router in the DNS Server Address field.
  9. In the WINS Server list, click the Add button and then type the IP address of your primary internet router in the WINS Server Address field.
  10. In the Preferred DNS Server list, click the Add button and then type the IP address of your primary internet router in the Preferred DNS Server field.
  11. In the TCP/IP Protocol field, make sure that the Use the following IP addresses is set to Obtained via DHCP check box is cleared and then click OK.
  12. Close the Advanced TCP/IP Settings dialog box and then click OK in the Internet Options dialog box.
  13. Close the Properties dialog box for your internet connection and then try to connect to the internet again.

2. Check the firewall settings and try again

  1. Open a web browser and type "firewall settings" into the address bar.
  2. Click on the "Firewall" tab.
  3. Under the "Firewall Settings" section, make sure that the "Windows Firewall" is enabled.
  4. Under the "Action" section, make sure that the "Allow a program through the firewall" option is enabled.
  5. Under the "Settings" section, make sure that the "Windows Firewall: Private Profile" option is enabled.
  6. Click on the "Apply" button to save your changes.
  7. Restart your computer to apply the changes.
  8. Try to connect to ed connect again.

3. Check the proxy settings and try again

  1. Open Internet Explorer and click on the Tools button.
  2. Click on the Internet Options button.
  3. Click on the Connections tab.
  4. If you are using a proxy server, click on the Settings button and then on the Proxies tab.
  5. If you are using a proxy server, enter the proxy server address and port into the appropriate fields. Click on the OK button.
  6. Click on the Connect button.
  7. If you are using a proxy server, enter the proxy server address and port into the appropriate fields. Click on the OK button.
  8. Click on the OK button in the Internet Options window.
  9. Close all open windows.

4. Check the DNS settings and try again

  1. Open your web browser and type in the address bar "ipconfig"
  2. On the "Networking" tab, under "Basic settings", make sure "Use the following DNS server addresses" is checked and type in the addresses of your DNS server.
  3. Under "Gateway" on the "Networking" tab, make sure the address is correct and type in the address of your router.
  4. On the "Default gateway" tab, make sure the address is correct and type in the address of your computer.
  5. On the "DNS Servers" tab, make sure the address is correct and type in the address of your DNS server.
  6. Click "OK" to close the "IP Configuration" window.
  7. Click "Start" and then "Computer".
  8. In the "Computer" window, right-click on the "Local Area Connection" and select "Properties".
  9. On the "Networking" tab, under "Connection Details", click on the "DNS" tab.
  10. Make sure the address is correct and type in the address of your DNS server.
  11. Click "OK" to close the "Connection Details" window.
  12. Click "Start" and then "Network Connections".
  13. Right-click on the "Local Area Connection" and select "Properties".
  14. On the "Networking" tab, under "Connection Details", click on the "DNS" tab.
  15. Make sure the address is correct and type in the address of your DNS server.
  16. Click "OK" to close the "Connection Details" window.
  17. Click "Start" and then "Command Prompt".
  18. Type in "ipconfig /flushdns" and press "Enter".
  19. Type in "regedit" and press "Enter".
  20. Type in "dnsreset /flushdns" and press "Enter".
  21. Click "Finish".
  22. Restart your computer.

5. Check the IP settings and try again

  1. Check your IP settings by going to "Start" and typing "cmd".
  2. Type "ipconfig" and press Enter.
  3. Look for the IP address and the Subnetmask.
  4. If you can't find the IP address, try to ping the IP address.
  5. If you still can't connect, try to change your IP address by going to "Network and Sharing Center" and clicking "Change adapter settings."
  6. Click on the network adapter that you want to change the IP address for and click "Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)."
  7. In the "Configure IPv4" window, click on the "General" tab.
  8. In the "IP Address" field, type the IP address that you want to use.
  9. In the "Subnet Mask" field, type the Subnetmask that you want to use.
  10. In the "Default Gateway" field, type the IP address of the default gateway.
  11. Click on "OK" to save the changes.
  12. Try to connect to the ed connect server again.

If you didn't find success with an option above, then try:

  1. Restart the computer and try again
  2. Try another computer and try again
  3. Try another internet connection and try again