[SATLUG] Setting dns to opendns

Marek Garst mgarst60 at hotmail.com
Fri Oct 26 11:37:05 CDT 2012

I unplugged both the modem and the router to restart them. I can see on my router page two TWC dns addresses and one of two of my opendns addresses listed. My router is supposed to have disabled use of any address except what I entered in the configuration.

-----Original Message-----

From: Don Davis
Sent: 26 Oct 2012 15:49:15 GMT
To: satlug at satlug.org
Subject: Re: [SATLUG] Setting dns to opendns

Is the TWC DNS address still cached in your devices? Can you flush &
renew your IP lease to the router from other devices?

Just a thought - you could change the router's subnet address to force
other machines to renew their lease e.g. to

On 10/26/2012 10:13 AM, Marek Garst wrote:
> Hi, I have TWC as my internet provider and their cablemodem attached to my belkin54g 4 port wireless router.
> My goal is to use opendns entries to block adult content from all devices on my network.
> I set my belkin to those entries and rebooted the router but get now TWC dns and opendns, and I want openDNS entries only.
> Anyone have any suggestions? TWC support suggested a static business ip, but that's a hundred bucks a month total.
> Thanks, Mark
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