Checking Your Computer's DNS Settings

How to tell what DNS servers your computer is using

To check this in Windows,
  1. Click Start
  2. Select Control Panel
  3. Choose Network and Internet.  Please note that if you are using a version of Windows earlier than Vista, you will have a different path from here.  You can consult the computer's Help function to find the TCP/IP properties.
  4. For Windows 7, click on Network and Sharing Center.
  5. In the right side of this window, about half way down, you will see Connection: Local Area Connection.  local area connection link
  6. Click Local Area Connection to open a new window.   

Choose Properties
contents of the Properties window

Highlight Internet Protocol version 4
IPv$ highlighted

Select Properties to open that window.  DNS information is at the bottom.
IPv4 properties window
If Use the following DNS server addresses is selected, and any of the servers listed match either 144.92.12.24  or 128.104.201.24, you are using one of CAE's DNS servers. 

If you need to change that, please keep the Internet Protocol version 4 Properties window open and read this article to see how to change it.



Keywords:server windows   Doc ID:15730
Owner:Noel K.Group:Computer-Aided Engineering
Created:2010-11-23 19:00 CDTUpdated:2016-06-21 11:11 CDT
Sites:Computer-Aided Engineering
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