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How to check for DNS leaks

...  to check if your DNS is leaking? Visit ExpressVPN’s “DNS Leak Test” page and find out. What is a DNS leak? A DNS acts like a phone book, translating your URL requests into website IP addresses. If your DNS is ...

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DNS server configuration – Mac OS

...  guide will show you how to manually configure your Mac computer with other DNS server addresses. Important: Setting a third-party DNS may cause DNS leaks. Jump to… 1. Set the DNS server addresses 2. Change ExpressVPN’s DNS settings A note about PPPoE 1. Set the DNS server ...

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How to use MediaStreamer on your Apple TV (1st, 2nd, 3rd gen)

...  this tutorial to learn how to set up your Apple TV (1st, 2nd, 3rd gen) with MediaStreamer by changing your DNS settings. MediaStreamer not working? To use the MediaStreamer DNS servers, you must sign in to your hostname provider and register your IP address with ExpressVPN. See the instructions below on how to do this. Not yet a ...

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How to use MediaStreamer on your Xbox 360

...  tutorial will show you how to set up MediaStreamer on your Xbox 360. MediaStreamer is a DNS service designed to improve your streaming experience. If your device does not natively support VPN, MediaStreamer is a great alternative for streaming. To ...  to… 1. Register your IP address on the ExpressVPN website 2. Get your MediaStreamer IP address 3. Configure the DNS servers on your Xbox 360 4. Restart your Xbox 360 Restore DNS settings 1. Register your IP address on the ExpressVPN website Go to the ExpressVPN DNS ...

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DNS leaks while using the ExpressVPN Mac app with antivirus or online security applications

...  guide will show you how to resolve DNS leaks when running antivirus or online security applications with the ExpressVPN app. By default, you will use ExpressVPN’s private and secure DNS servers when connected to the VPN. If you use the ExpressVPN app while an antivirus or online security application, such as Norton 360 and Avast, is ...

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How to set up Dynamic DNS (DDNS) on an ExpressVPN router

...  does not match what is shown below, update your ExpressVPN app. This tutorial will show you how to set up Dynamic DNS (DDNS) on the ExpressVPN app for routers. If your network uses dynamic IP addresses, it means the IP addresses assigned to devices change over time. A DDNS ...

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How to turn off DNS over HTTPS in Chrome and Firefox

...  article is for users who encounter DNS leaks in Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox while connected to ExpressVPN. DNS leaks occur when a DNS query is made outside the VPN tunnel. Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox’s DNS over HTTPS feature bypasses ExpressVPN’s DNS and ...

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DNS leaks while using the ExpressVPN Windows app with antivirus

...  ExpressVPN Windows app users may encounter DNS leaks while running antivirus programs like AVG. These antivirus programs may cause your computer to use other DNS servers that are susceptible to DNS leaks. To resolve this problem: 1. Ensure DNS is set to Automatic Open the Windows Run command. Type ...

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How to change DNS settings for Asus Routers

...  app for routers. This tutorial will show you how to configure your Asus router with MediaStreamer by changing your DNS settings. MediaStreamer is a DNS service designed to offer faster streaming speeds. To use MediaStreamer smoothly, you must register your IP address on the ExpressVPN website so ExpressVPN ...

/support/vpn-setup/dns-settings-for-asus-routers/

How to use MediaStreamer smoothly via DDNS

...  tutorial will explain what DDNS is and show you how to set up MediaStreamer on your device. MediaStreamer is a DNS service designed to improve your streaming experience. If your device doesn’t natively support VPN, MediaStreamer is a great alternative for ...

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