September 10, 2017 IBOMLLC Team

How to set up Custom DNS in Windows 10

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Domain Name System (DNS) is the service that enables you to use the internet and all its services. DNS enables your computer to translate the domains from just machine readable address to an IP address, which the computers understand.

By default, your Internet Service Provider (ISP) provides you with a DNS. The only problem is, it does so for everyone, and can sometimes fail to work as required. Thereby affecting your internet connection and speed.

In this article, we are going to show you how to change your custom DNS to a different one. There are numerous public DNS available, and one of the most popular ones includes Google’s open DNS.

How to change your Custom DNS

This illustration is for users running Windows 10 on their computers. If that is you, read on and follow the steps below:

Go to Control Panel > Network and Internet > Network and Sharing Center

Next, go to Change Adapter Settings > Use the following DNS server addresses

You will now need to right-click the network connection (the Wi-Fi or Ethernet) that is linking your PC to the internet.

Next, select Properties and under the Networking …read more

Read more here:: How to set up Custom DNS in Windows 10



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