How to Repair Netflix Streaming Error Code M7111-1331-5059 on Windows 10

The Netflix error code m7111-1331-5059 occurs when Netflix detects that you are using a VPN or proxy server to view content with regional restrictions. So if you’re using a VPN to access your Netflix catalog in the US, for example, or if you’re trying to watch your regular version of Netflix overseas, this error may appear.

In this guide, we’ll tell you how to fix the Netflix error code m7111-1331-5059, how to change servers so the problem doesn’t happen again, and which VPN providers are especially good at getting around Netflix restrictions. Read on to learn everything you need to know to stream great content with peace of mind.

What causes Netflix error code M7111-1331-5059?

  • VPN: you use a VPN to change location, such as OpenVPN with different configuration files.
  • Tunnel blocker: if you use a tunnel broker on your computer. Usually, they are present in several organizations.
  • Proxies: you use proxies to change your geographic location. This category also includes local proxies (usually found in hospitals, universities, offices, etc.).
  • Protocol tunneling: you use IPv6 services that are tunneled over IPv4. Netflix only supports its IPv6 services, but if you use mostly IPv4 and set up an IPv6 tunnel, the platform will reject it.

How to resolve Netflix error code M7111-1331-5059?


Turn off the proxy server

  1. On the browser toolbar, click the Chrome menu and select Settings.
  2. Click the Advanced button.
  3. In the Control Panel, click Open proxy server settings to open the Internet Properties window.
  4. In the Internet Properties window, click Local Area Network Settings.
  5. Uncheck Automatically detect settings.
  6. Click OK, then OK to close the windows.

Disable your VPN

  1. Go to ‘start’.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Click on Network and Internet.
  4. In the new window, click on Network and Sharing Center.
  5. On the left side of the window, click on Change Card Settings.
  6. A list of all network connections and adapters on your computer will appear. Right-click it and select Delete.

Contacting Netflix support

Support can determine why your IP address is connected to a VPN or proxy server. They will also tell you other steps that may help you solve the problem.

Frequently Asked Questions

The error message itself indicates that Netflix has detected that an unblocking, VPN or proxy is being used to access the service. This is not an error, but a restriction imposed by Netflix to prevent users from using means to hide their real IP address.

You are using a VPN to change your location, such as OpenVPN with various configuration files. You are also using a tunnel broker on your computer. These are usually present in several organizations.

  1. On your browser toolbar, click the Chrome menu and select Settings.
  2. Click Advanced.
  3. In the Control Panel, click Open Proxy Settings to open the Internet Properties window.
  4. In the Internet Properties window, click Local Area Network Settings.
  5. Uncheck Automatically detect settings.
  6. Click OK, then OK to close the windows.