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Title: DNS settings on DIR-815 will not work
Post by: mike10dude on August 11, 2013, 02:02:39 PM
I have been trying to change the DNS settings on my DIR-815 so that I can use a site called unblock-us.com

but the router does not seem to use them I also tried using Open DNS and the same problem was happenning

I found this old thread were people were having this problem

http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=16016.15

And I have tried updating to newest firmware so it seems like it was never fixed is there anything that I can do
Title: Re: DNS settings on DIR-815 will not work
Post by: FurryNutz on August 11, 2013, 02:06:06 PM
Welcome! (http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=41537.0)


Internet Service Provider and Modem Configurations


Router and Wired Configurations
Some things to try: - Log into the routers web page at 192.168.0.1. Use IE, Opera or FF to manage the router.


3rd Party Security Software Configurations


What browser are you using?
Try Opera or FF? If IE 8 or 9, set compatibility mode and test again.
Try turning off these features in Chrome:
Top right corner, little bars for options > Settings > Settings (on left) > Show advanced settings.
Uncheck these:
Use a web service to help resolve navigation errors
Use a prediction service to help complete searches and URLs typed in the address bar
Predict network actions to improve page load performance
Enable phishing and malware protection
Title: Re: DNS settings on DIR-815 will not work
Post by: FurryNutz on September 12, 2013, 07:44:57 AM
Any status on this?  ???
Title: Re: DNS settings on DIR-815 will not work
Post by: mike10dude on September 12, 2013, 07:51:14 AM
yeah this is kind of weird but but I lost power in my house for 6 hours and then when it came back on the router started doing what I needed it to do
Title: Re: DNS settings on DIR-815 will not work (RESOLVED)
Post by: FurryNutz on September 12, 2013, 07:53:55 AM
How funny. Well glad its working for you then. Save a configuration to file for safe keeping.

Enjoy. ;)