What is the procedure in changing DNS settings on my computer?

The default DNS (Domain Name Server) settings on your computer can be overridden so you can specify which DNS server is used, or which IP address should be utilized for a particular domain.

1. Go to "Control Panel," double-click "Network Connections" and select your local network (often, "Local Area Network" is specified). Right-click and select "Properties."
2. In the list that appears under the "General" tab, double click on "Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)."
3. A new window will appear, tick "Use the following DNS server addresses."
4. Enter the desired DNS server/s in the space/s provided. Click "OK."
5. Your DNS setting is now configured. Open your web browser and access a website to see if it connects.

* Note: This applies to Windows XP. In order to add more DNS servers, click "Advanced" then the "DNS" tab.

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