Setting Up UnoDNS on Linux/Ubuntu

Note: Due to the wide variety of Linux distributions available, 

the steps required to change your DNS server may be different. 

Please consult your distribution documentation or send us an e-mail at 

    Terminal Method  - Choose your own DNS Servers:

    Note: Feel free to replace and to the DNS servers of your choice from 


    1. Open Terminal
    2. Enter sudo mv /etc/resolv.conf /etc/resolv.conf.bak
    3. Enter echo “nameserver” | sudo tee /etc/resolv.conf
    4. Enter echo “nameserver” | sudo tee -a /etc/resolv.conf
    5. Close terminal and all browsers
    6. Go to and check setup status

    Graphical Method:

    1. Open your web browser and go to

    Please note down the two nearest DNS addresses from your physical location.

    Changing the DNS server (Ubuntu):

    2. Click on 'System Settings' on the top right.

    3. Click on 'Network'. 

    4. Choose your network on the left, Wired or Wireless.

    5. Click on 'Options' on bottom right.

    6. Click on 'IPv4 settings'.

    7. Under method, choose 'Automatic DHCP addresses only'.

    8. Under DNS Server, enter the two nearest UnoDNS address you recorded from 
    (use a coma to separate them).  

    9. Click to 'Save'.

    10. Go to and check setup status to verify your service is active.