Changing DNS servers

It is necessary to change the DNS servers after VPN connection for secure and anonymous web surfing.
DNS servers of DeepWebVPN (available for clients only):

External IP and DNS have to be equal after connecting and setting DNS of DeepWebVPN.

Another good option is to set localhost as DNS.

DeepWebVPN is not responsible for the reliability, security and integrity of public DNS, but it can be a temporary solution:

  • Cloudflare: and
  • OpenDNS: and
  • Google: and
  • Yandex: and
  • Level3: and
  • Hurricane Electric:

Changing DNS servers


  1. Right click on the network icon in System Tray and select Open Network and Sharing Center > Change adapter settings. Alternatively, you can open Control Panel > Network and Internet > Network and Sharing Center > Change Adapter Settings or you can open the Start menu and search for view network connections
  2. Select the physical network adapter (wired or wireless) that you are using > right click on it > Properties
  3. Open Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)
  4. Enable Use the following DNS server addresses and add the public DNS server(s) you want to use.

Mac OS

  1. Open System Preferences > Network
  2. Select the active network adapter from the left column > Advanced...
  3. Open the DNS tab, add the public DNS server(s) you want to use, press the Enter key to add them.


Usually Linux DNS settings saves in /etc/resolv.conf. You have to get root privileges to change /etc/resolv.conf.

Debian-based Linux

$ sudo echo "nameserver" > /etc/resolv.conf && echo "nameserver" >> /etc/resolv.conf

RH-based Linux

$ su
# echo "nameserver" > /etc/resolv.conf && echo "nameserver" >> /etc/resolv.conf