How to change DNS settings (ip address) or How to set up Google public DNS for Ubuntu Desktop?
Firstly, we should look at Google Public DNS.
What is the Google Public DNS?
Google DNS created by Prem Ramaswami at 2009 . Google Public DNS provide to free DNS settings. Without DNS, it wil be difficult to know IP address of websites which visit daily.
How to change DNS settings ?
Open terminal in Ubuntu Desktop with
CTRL + ALT + T
and run this command
sudo gedit /etc/dhcp/dhclient.conf
opened gedit file and find
then changed to
prepend domain_name_servers 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52;
and save – restart computer.
Now, you should go to
System settings -> Network
Right click on Network Manager Edit Connection Wired Connection 1
change Method to
Automatic (DHCP) address only
and restore DNS
DNS Servers: 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11
I try to explain change DNS Server and set up google public DNS on Ubuntu Desktop. I wish help you.
I try to explain shortly DNS, I hope, this article helped to you .