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Removing Norton ConnectSafe settings on my computer

Configure network connection settings on Windows

  1. Press the Windows + R keys to open the Run dialog box.

  2. Type in the following text, and then press Enter.


  3. Click the Network and Internet icon, and then click Network and Sharing Center. In the left pane, click Change adapter settings.

    On Windows XP: Double-click the Network Connections icon.

  4. Right-click the network adapter that is currently active, and then click Properties.

    If the User Account Control prompt appears, click Yes or Continue.

  5. In the Network Connection Properties window, under "This connection uses the following items", click Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) or Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4).

  6. Click Properties.

  7. To remove Norton ConnectSafe server address settings, click Obtain DNS server address automatically or use the default DNS settings provided by your Internet service provider.

  8. In the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties window, click OK.

  9. In the Network Connection Properties window, click OK.

Configure network connection settings on Mac

  1. From the Apple menu, click System Preferences, then click Network.

  2. If the lock icon in the bottom-left corner of the window is locked, click the icon to unlock. When you see a prompt to authenticate, type your administrator password.

  3. Select the network connection that you want to configure to use Norton ConnectSafe, and then click Advanced.

  4. On the DNS tab, remove the two Norton ConnectSafe IP addresses that you added for the content filtering policy.

    To remove the address, select the Norton ConnectSafe IP address and click the minus (-) sign

  5. Click OK.

  6. Click Apply.

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DOCID: v53246991_EndUserProfile_en_us
Operating System: Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Mac OS X 10.9.x, Mac OS X 10.8.x, Mac OS X 10.7.x, Mac OS X 10.6.x, Mac OS X 10.5.x
Last modified: 07/20/2015