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Windows 7: DNS Addressing - How to Change in Windows 7

01 Jul 2009   #39
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 
DNS Addressing - How to Change in Windows 7

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04 Dec 2009   #40
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

There seems to be a bug with this application - see Issue 27 - namebench - Windows version running locally will not save .csv data ( not responding.... ) - Project Hosting on Google Code

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04 Dec 2009   #41
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

Here's an alternative benchmarking utility - testing now. GRC's|DNS Nameserver Performance Benchmark

Works OK. I ran the test whilst having 2 IE8 tabs and Outlook 2007 open. For best results, no other application that has access to the Internet should be running.
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04 Dec 2009   #42
Barman58

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 x2 + x86 + Windows 8.1 x64 x2
 
 

Thanks Dwarf - The Steve Gibson one is the one I used to use - but it completely evaded my memory

and I'd filed it in network tools not internet tools in my tool-kit
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04 Dec 2009   #43
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

It has the advantage of showing the addresses of all the DNS servers that it is querying, so you can update yours to the most responsive ones.
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04 Dec 2009   #44
xXSevenXx

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64- bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xXSevenXx View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by swarfega View Post
Google have just launched a new DNS service! Google Public DNS
I just changed mine to google, and a torrent I was D/L jumped from 40kbs to 450+kbs, is this a coincidence, or was my ISP throttling my D/L speed?
It was a fluke!
I was D/L at a rate of 450 kbs yesterday, but today it's back to normal 40 kbs or less.
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08 Dec 2009   #45
wjvision1

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

I have Verizon VIOS & yep in helps my computer to surf faster
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18 Jan 2011   #46
Husker41

Windows Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Changing to OpenDns was a lifesaver for me. My new Dell Studio XPS 8100 would not consistently access the internet via our Kyocera KR-2 router, though an older Dell we have running XP would, and so would our Toshiba Notebook and our Acer netbook. The new Dell worked OK directly connected to the DSL modem, though. Now, using OpenDns, the connection via the router is rock-solid. Many thanks!
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23 Jul 2011   #47
Kliton x64

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thank you,Nice!
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17 Aug 2011   #48
baccini

windows 7 64bit sp1
 
 

33.5% Faster than my current DNS server now using Pipex 4gig server got to say if this true what a find great little program thank for that, much appreciated
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17 Aug 2011   #49
baccini

windows 7 64bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by baccini View Post
33.5% Faster than my current DNS server now using Pipex 4gig server got to say if this true what a find great little program thank for that, much appreciated
had to change it back for now some pages on various sites not opening
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