Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Netflix, IPv6 and "You seem to be using an unblocker or proxy."

Trying to watch a movie via Netflix, I get:

Whoops, something went wrong...
Streaming Error
You seem to be using an unblocker or proxy. Please turn off any of these services and try again. For more help, visit 

Error Code: M7111-1331-5059

The cause seems to be that I use an IPv6 tunnel (from Hurrican Electric). See .
Great ... :-(

I don't understand why Netflix doesn't use IPv4 to detect the real origin of the customer, and then offers the 'correct'/meant offering via IPv6.

Anyway. Workarounds:

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