Removing DNS settings from your Windows 8 / 8.1 system

Modified on: Thu, 29 Jun, 2017 at 5:59 PM


 If you have set any custom DNS on your device such as our MyTelly Smart DNS addresses and wish to remove them, please follow the steps below:

  1. Open up the Search window by pressing the (Win+Q) keys and search for ‘View Network Connections’.
  2. Right click on your active network adapter (Local Area Connection or Wireless Network Connection) and select Properties.
  3. Double click on Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4).
  4. In the General tab, click on 'Obtain DNS server addresses automatically'.
  5. Click OK.

If  you wish to remove the DNS for other devices or systems, please refer to our full list here:

Removing MyTelly Smart DNS from your system

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