Forward Windows DNS Server Queries to DigitalStakeout PDNS
Before Your Begin Forwarding DNS Queries
- You should have the DNS role installed. To install the DNS role, please see one of the following articles:
- You should also have a Static IP configured in DigitalStakeout PDNS.
How to Change Windows DNS forwarding
Pointing Windows DNS Server to DigitalStakeout PDNS
Open DNS Manager
Open Run box typing Win+R, type dnsmgmt.msc, click OK
- Open the DNS Server properties
Right click the DNS Server to change, select Properties
- Open the Edit Forwarders window
Select the Forwarders tab, click Edit
- Add the following IPv4 addresses to the forwarder:
- Click OK
- Apply the change,
DigitalStakeout PDNS IPv4 addresses will be listed.
- DNS Queries will now be forwarded to DigitalStakeout PDNS,
Once complete, you should be able to view your forwarded PDNS Logs
in the PDNS portal.
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