Advice 1: How to find dns server

DNS data can be obtained from the properties of the connection to the Internet or a local network. You can also use the special information sites. Some providers provide similar information through official website or other ways.
How to find dns server
You will need
  • connection to the Internet.
Instruction
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If you want to know the DNSserver of your ISP, open a command prompt with the utility "Run" in the menu "start" Windows XP or search box in Windows Vista or Seven. Enter cmd and press Enter then you should see a small window black.
2
Use Latin keyboard layout, type ipconfig/all. You should get the most complete information about the provider, including its DNSserver. Please note that at the time of execution of this action requires that the local area connection and Internet connection must be enabled.
3
To find out your provider's DNS, go to his official website or use another reliable source of information, and then review the data with regards to this information in the informational section. Also, often such information is provided on the payment cards and informational brochures provided to clients of the company.
4
Call the technical support service used by your ISP, then go to receive information, if such is provided for in the system of the auto, if it is missing, contact the employee help Desk to obtain the information you need.
5
Double-click the left button of the mouse on the icon of your active Internet connection on the quick access toolbar in the lower right corner of the screen. You should open a small window containing information about the connection. Go to the tab called "Details" and review the information used by the DNSserver. Also the DNS data you can find on various websites dedicated to background information Internet service providers.
Useful advice
Learn to use the command line.

Advice 2 : How to determine the dns address

For the majority of the sites can be accessed by typing into your browser a convenient domain name, but not its corresponding ip address. This possibility exists because of the DNS servers (Domain Name System) that holds the necessary information.
How to determine the dns address
Instruction
1
What is DNS address? In fact, it is synonymous with the concept of "domain name". If you know the domain that you are aware and DNS address. Each domain name corresponds to a certain ip. When you enter in the browser the domain name, the DNS searches for the corresponding ip. Information relating domain names and ip addresses is DNS servers.
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There is also the concept of the DNS name server. These names are specified when you register a domain for binding to the host. The need to know the domain name the ip address or the DNS name server can appear in different situations, so the user must know how to find the necessary information.
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If you know the domain name and want to find out the name of the DNS server, you can use any whois service, e.g., IP ping.ru. Enter the domain name of the resource, and then click "Request". In derived are required information. For example, try to get information about the service Rambler. Enter in the search field rambler.ru (this is the DNS address), the following list and DNS names – for example, nserver: ns2.rambler.ru 81.19.66.61.
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Sometimes you need to define the DNS server of the provider. To do this, open a command prompt (console): "start" - "All programs" - "Accessories" - "Command prompt" or hit "Run" and type cmd. In the opened command prompt window type ipconfig /all and press Enter. In the list that appears in the line "DNS servers", you will find the one you need'.
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In that case, if you need to know the ip address of the website, you can use the ping command. This is the easiest way. For example, you want to determine the address of the service Rambler. To do this, type in the console ping rambler.ru and don't forget to press Enter. To begin the exchange of packets in the first line you will see the ip address of the resource: 81.19.70.3. If you want to copy it, click in the console a line with the address right-click and select the context menu item "Pomenit". Then with the mouse select the line for the desired address and press Enter. The highlighted part of string is copied to the clipboard.
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