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Changing DNS for Azire's ones on Windows

It is necessary to take note of your current DNS servers IP addresses before beginning the procedure. You will also need to take note of AzireVPN DNS servers as their IP addresses will be needed later. AzireVPN DNS servers are listed on the Locations and Servers page.

  1. Open the Start Menu.

  2. Click on Control Panel > Network and Internet > Network and Sharing Center > Change adapter settings in the left menu.

  3. Find the physical network card currently in use. Usually, its icon doesn't contain a red cross and the label contains the brand and model name of the card.

  4. Select it then right click on it and click on Properties.

  5. Click on Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) > Properties.

  6. Check the option Use the following DNS server addresses.

  7. In the Preferred DNS Server field, enter the IPv4 address for the chosen location.

Show optional steps
  1. In the Alternate DNS server field, enter the IPv4 address of another location.

  1. Validate the settings by clicking on OK.

  2. Click on Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6) > Properties.

  3. Check the option Use the following DNS server addresses.

  4. In the Preferred DNS Server field, enter the IPv6 address for the chosen location.

Show optional steps
  1. In the Alternate DNS server field, enter the IPv6 address of another location.

  1. Validate the settings by clicking on OK.

  2. Click on Close. The Control Panel window can now be closed as well.