DNS settings on MAC – how do you change them!

If you’ve read my previous post, Static IP on MAC – Step by Step; you’ll know how to add a Static IP on MAC. To change DNS settings on MAC, you need to perform an extra step. If you haven’t read the earlier post, here it is from the beginning:

DNS settings on MAC:

1. Open System Preferences

Click on the Apple icon on the top-left of your screen and select System Preferences:

DNS settings on MAC

2. Click the option for Network

DNS settings on MAC

3. Choose the interface.

In my case, this is Thunderbolt Ethernet.

DNS settings on MAC

4. Choose Manually under the option to Configure IPv4:

DNS settings on MAC

5. Set the Static IP, subnet mask and default gateway

DNS settings on MAC6. Click the Advanced… button

DNS settings on MAC

7. Click the DNS tab and add the DNS servers

DNS settings on MAC

Click OK and then Apply to finish saving your changes.

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