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How do I change my dns and what to. My isp has blocked numerous

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How do I change my dns and what to. My isp has blocked numerous sites including one which is essential to my business.
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Are you connected via wireless or a network cable?

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

By cable to router

Thanks John

To change this, click start and type in

NCPA.cpl

Press enter

Right click on Local Network Connection and select properties.

Then click on internet protocol 4 and select properties.

There you enter the DNS which will be

4.2.2.2

And the alternate as 4.2.2.1

Save this and restart and you will be using these DNS servers.

If you have any problems, or would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.

And if you can take a second to rate my service, that would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

It doesn't show any dns. I have Virgin cable {160mps). Cable to wireless router then ethernet cables to desktop and laptop.


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yes, you click on the radio button below the automatic on DNS and enter it there please as then they are enabled.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

It might be me but I can't see this. Is it something you can do by remote ?


 


Can you please go to www.teamviewer.com

Click on Download in the top right.

Go down to "TeamViewer Quicksupport"

Click on Download and download and run the program.

It will give you an ID and a Password.

Please give me the ID (leave a space between each character eg: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9) and the password XXXXX your next message to me here.

Do not close the program, but leave it open.

I can then connect to your computer.

Thank you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

350 419 029


 


5028

connected
This is done, though you already did one.

Restart the computer and you are using the new DNS

If you would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.

And if you can take a second to rate my service, that would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

ISP still blocking sites... as before.

Then you have to use this software to bypass it

http://www.hidemyass.com/
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thank you. I will try that.

Your welcome, but it is meant for bypassing these blocks.

If you would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.

And if you can take a second to rate my service, that would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you
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