DNS change in Windows XP

Seems like my fellow friends are having slow Internet issues today as well. Here’s your Windows fix buddies. First go to : Start > Control Panel > Network & Internet Connections Double click on ‘Network Connections’. Double click on ‘Local Area Connection’. Click on ‘Properties’. Double click on ‘Internet Protocol TCP/IP’. Then follow the screenshots. [Read More]

Change IP or DNS value in Windows from the Command Line

It was fun to see people complaining about slow internet (because of Mauritius Telecom) on Facebook today. It was even more fun watching geeks screaming change your DNS to google (8.8.8.8 or 8.8.4.4) and providing long instructions to achieve that. While I’m not a Windows guru and I don’t want to be one either … it hurts my soul though to see those [Read More]