Oftentimes we get frustrated due to slow internet connectivity driving us to call our ISP for releasing the excess build up of anxiety. It is also important to keep in mind that slow internet connection is not the fault of the ISP every time but our personal DNS that remains at fault. In order to enjoy faster web browsing, check your DNS settings first.
OpenDNS is a widely popular service designed for those who are unhappy with their default DNS server. Read below to find more information about using OpenDNS’s DNS instead of the default DNS our computers mainly use.
Open the Control Panel
Click on the Network and Internet option
Select Network and Sharing Center
Head over to Internet Connection and then click Properties
Select Internet Protocol Version 4 and click on Properties located beneath the window
Write the following DNS Server addresses for ensuring faster internet browsing speed:
- Preferred DNS server: 67.222.222
Alternate DNS server: 22.214.171.124
Select the Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6) and go to Properties to input the following DNS server addresses:
- Preferred DNS server: 2620:0:ccc::2
Alternate DNS server: 2620:0:ccd::2
If you wish to use Google DNS, click here.
Apart from enjoying faster internet browsing, the OpenDNS also enables users to normally carry out web surfing even if their ISP’s DNS server shuts down. Pretty amazing right? Try this out step by step and enjoy faster web browsing.