Linux / UNIX / Apple OS X Find Out Dns Server Addresses
The resolver is a set of routines in the C library that provide access to the Internet Domain Name System (DNS). The resolver configuration file contains information that is read by the resolver routines the first time they are invoked by a process.
Commend to find out your dns servers ip address under Linux/BSD/Unixish system
To see your DNS server address type following command as shell prompt:
$ cat /etc/resolv.conf
$ less /etc/resolv.conf
- nameserver 188.8.131.52 : It is Name server IP address (in dot notation) of a name server that the resolver should query. All your application will use this IP address for DNS purpose.
Find Out DNS Server IP Address Under MS-Windows Version 7/Vista/XP/NT/2003
Click on Start button > Run > and Type command cmd > Press [enter] key
At DOS prompt type the command:
You should DNS server IP address, and other information related to Windows networking:
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- You can Click on Start button > Settings > Network connections
- Double click on Local Area Connection
- Click on Properties button
- Select Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
- Click on Properties button and Look for Preferred DNS Server:
You Can Use The Public DNS Servers
You can use the following Google public DNS (IP Addresses) servers for XBOX 360 / Sony PS3 & PS2 / Nintendo Wii game consoles or any other purpose:
They are free to all, pretty fast too and works with all sort of computers and game consoles.