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How to Change DNS?

Jul 03, 2015
Mar 25, 2020
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Changing DNS is not going to be a problem anymore. Here’s how you can proceed with your respective device:

 

How to change DNS on Windows
1 Click on notification area and right click on “Network Icon”

 

2 Select ‘Open Network and Internet settings”

 

3 Select “Ethernet” Or “Wifi” network that you are connected with.

 

4 Select “Network and Sharing Center”

 

5 Select “Change Adapter Settings”

 

6 Right click on your connected network then select “Properties”

 

7 In the following window, select “Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) and click Properties.”

 

8 Select “Use the following DNS server addresses” option, and insert 8.8.8.8 in Preferred and 8.8.4.4 in Alternate DNS Box then click OK.

Congratulations you have now configured DNS successfully on your device.

How to change DNS on Mac
1 Click “Apple” icon from the top left and select “System preferences”

2 Select Network.

3 Click “Advanced” button.

4 Click “DNS” tab

5 Insert 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 by clicking “+” sign then click “Ok”

5 Click “Apply”

Congratulations you have now configured DNS successfully on your device.

How to change DNS on iOS
1 Tap “settings”

 

2 Tap “Wifi”

 

3 Select your connected Wifi.

 

4 Tap “Configure DNS”

 

5 Tap “Manual” and then select “Add server”

 

6 Insert 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 in DNS Server tab and tap “Save”

Congratulations you have now configured DNS successfully on your device.

How to change DNS on Android
1 Tap “Settings”

2 Tap “Wifi”

3 Select your connected Wifi.

4 Tap “IP Settings”

5 Select “Static”

6 Insert 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 in DNS 1 and DNS 2 and Tap “Save”

Congratulations you have now configured DNS successfully on your device.

How to change DNS on Linux
1 Click on the ‘Arrow’ icon (Network connection) on the top right hand of your screen and click on ‘Edit Connections’.

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2 Click on the tab titled ‘Wired’ and then click on ‘Edit’

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3 Click on the tab titled ‘IPv4 Settings’.

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4 Insert any DNS like 8.8.8.8, 8.8.4.4 into the field titled ‘Additional DNS Servers’.Make sure the two DNS addresses are separated by a ‘comma’. Click ‘Save’.

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5 Once you are done with the editing process for Wired Connections, click on ‘Close’.

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Congratulations you have now configured DNS successfully on your device.

How to change DNS on QNAP
1 Open Control Panel, click System Settings and choose Network.

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2 Click ‘TCP/IP’, select the option ‘Use the following DNS server addresses’ and insert 8.8.8.8 in Primary and 8.8.4.4 in Secondary DNS Box. Click Apply to save settings.

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Congratulations you have now configured DNS successfully on your device.

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2 Comments

  1. Søren Østergaard says:

    It works on the Edge browser ?

  2. Søren Østergaard says:

    Sorry but it dont work. It did some time ago,but not now ?