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How to set custom DNS addresses on a Windows device?

To prevent any possible leaks we suggest setting custom DNS addresses on the Windows TAP adapters beforehand.


To do so, please follow these instructions :


  1. Open Control panel.
  2. Click on Network and Internet.
  3. Afterwards, click on Network and Sharing center.
  4. Change adapter settings.
  5. Right-click on Tap adapter which was installed with OpenVPN GUI, and click on properties.

  6. Open Internet Protocol version 4 properties.
  7. After that, set custom DNS addresses.
  8. Press "OK" on all opened windows.

Done! You have just manually set your custom DNS addresses!

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