Minecraft is a sandbox game created and distributed by Manjong. The game was discharged in 2011 and in a flash got well known in the web based gaming network. It has one of the biggest player tallies with a mammoth number of 91 million players signing in month to month. Be that as it may, as of late a great deal of reports have been coming in of clients experiencing the error "io.netty.channel.AbstractChannel$AnnotatedConnectException: Connection refused: no further information" while attempting to interface with a server. This error isn't restricted to a solitary server and continues over every one of them.
Solution 1: Resetting Internet
At whatever point the web switch is reset the IP address that is given by the ISP is changed except if you are utilizing a static IP address. In this manner, in this progression, we will be reinitializing the web settings and the DNS store by totally power cycling the Internet Router. For that:
- Disengage the force from the web switch.
- Hang tight for 5 minutes and reconnect the force.
- At the point when the web get to is conceded attempt to interface with the server and verify whether the issue continues.
Solution 2: Adding the IP address and Port
On the off chance that the IP address that you are utilizing is definitely not a static one, it will change each couple of days or at whatever point the Internet Connection is reset. In this manner, in this progression, we will be checking the IP address and the right port for the game and add it to the Minecraft Launcher. For that:
- Snap on the hunt bar on the Windows toolbar and type in "Direction Prompt".
- Right–click on the symbol and select "Run as Administrator".
- Type in "ipconfig" and note down the "IPV4 Address".
- Likewise, Navigate to the "Minecraft Servers folder > Maxwell (some irregular numbers) > MinecraftServer" and open the "Server Properties" content archive.
- ote down the "Server Port" recorded there. For our situation it was "25565" it ought to be comparative by and large anyway in some it isn't.
- Now open up Minecraft and explore to the "Play Multiplayer" option.
- Select the server which you need to join by tapping on it and select "Alter" from the underneath options.
- The server name can be as per your inclination yet the "Address" should be the IPV4 address that we noted and the port number for instance "XXX.XXX.X.X:25565" the "25565" is the port number and it might shift.
- Snap on "Done", click on "Revive" and verify whether the issue perseveres.
Solution 3: Adding Exception in Firewall
It is conceivable that the Windows Firewall that you are utilizing may be hindering your connection to the server. Along these lines, in this progression, we will include an exception in the Firewall for some executables in the Minecraft organizer that need web get to. For that:
- Snap on the beginning menu and select the Settings symbol.
- In the Settings, click on the "Updates and Security" option.
- Select the "Windows Security" from the left sheet and choose the "Firewall and Network Protection" option.
- Look down and choose the "Permit an App through Firewall" option.
- Snap on "Change Settings" and select "Yes" on the notice brief.
- Select the "Permit another application" from the options and snap on "Peruse"
- Explore to the game installation index and choose the game and the launcher executable.
- Now rehash the above procedure and this time explore to the index where you have the Minecraft servers introduced.
- Open "Maxwell" organizer and afterward the "MinecraftServer" envelope.
- Now permit both the Java executables situated inside the organizer similarly.
- Now rehash the procedure and as opposed to clicking "Permit another application" subsequent to choosing the "change" option just look down the rundown of applications accessible and permit all the "Java Platform SE Binary" options through both the "Private" and "Open" systems.
- Open the Minecraft launcher, attempt to interface with the server and verify whether the issue perseveres.