DNS Settings (Windows)

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  1. Open the Start menu, select run, type in "ncpa.cpl" and press OK.


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  • A window titled "Network Connections" will appear. Right click on "Local Area Connection" and click "Properties".


  • In the middle of the window, there should be a box with a list of protocols. Scroll to the bottom of the box and double click on "IP Protocol (TCP/IP)".


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  • Verify that the boxes corresponding to "Obtain IP address automatically" and "Obtain DNS server address automatically" are selected. Click Okay to exit the property sheet, then click Okay again to exit the Local Area Connection Properties.


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