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    • CommentAuthormohen
    • CommentTimeNov 10th 2010
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    How do I setup my router to use openDNS? I can't find any help in the manual.
    Regards
    mohen
    • CommentAuthormaintenance
    • CommentTimeNov 10th 2010 edited
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    To choose the correct manual, I need to know which version the router is, and which OS you use (Asus asks for it, anyway).
    http://support.asus.com/download/download.aspx?SLanguage=en-us&product=11&model=RT-N15&type=map&f_type=12

    I see "WAN IP Setting". "Get DNS automatically" = No. Fill in the blanks.

    NOTE: If your ISP is a Satellite service provider, you may not be able to use a different DNS service. Or it may degrade performance. Who is you satellite ISP?

    edit: Insert an actual verb "use" after "to".
    Thankful People: OpenDNS User
    • CommentAuthormohen
    • CommentTimeNov 12th 2010
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    My router is version 2.0.1.9 nd my OS win7 64bit. My provider is cable net and I have dynamic IP.
    Hop this is helpful.
    • CommentAuthormaintenance
    • CommentTimeNov 13th 2010 edited
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    [This cable net?
    http://www.cablenet.com.cy/] = No.

    Aynyway, no Windows 7 manual, and the Vista manual is less helpful than the XP manual. So, go here and choose XP as your OS
    http://support.asus.com/download/download.aspx?SLanguage=en-us&product=11&model=RT-N15&type=map&f_type=12
    then find & download the manual in a language you read.

    See section 3.5 for instructions on where you configure DNS servers - you must choose the connection type your ISP uses. You can enlarge the page until the images are decipherable.

    1) enter http://192.168.1.1 (or click the link here).
    2) You will likely be asked for your user name and password.
    3) Choose Quick Setup.
    4) Select the connection type used by Dansk Kabel.
    5) Under WAN IP Setting, set "Get DNS Automatically" to "No".
    6) Fill the DNS fields with the OpenDNS addresses.
    You will need to click "Next" until you are offered a "Finished" button. Then, click "Save & Restart".

    (edited to reflect provider name & fix "typoe")
    • CommentAuthormohen
    • CommentTimeNov 13th 2010
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    No My provider is http://www.danskkabeltv.dk/
    I will try your instruction, and thanks for your help so far.
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    OK, that's fine. I was confused because you said the ISP was "cable net" (I have no idea where I got the idea you had a satellite provider - I must have confused two different posts. :shamed: )

    The instructions will be the same, regardless. Let us know if you have further questions.

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