You can manually configure your computer's network adapter settings to use Norton ConnectSafe as your DNS server. You can choose from the following three predefined content filtering policies:
This policy blocks all sites hosting malware, phishing sites, and scam sites. To choose Policy A, use the following IP addresses as preferred and alternate DNS server addresses:
In addition to blocking unsafe sites, this policy also blocks access to sites that contain sexually explicit material. To choose Policy B, use the following IP addresses as preferred and alternate DNS server addresses:
This policy is ideal for families with young children. In addition to blocking unsafe sites and pornography sites, this policy also blocks access to sites that feature mature content, abortion, alcohol, crime, cults, drugs, gambling, hate, sexual orientation, suicide, tobacco, or violence. To choose Policy C, use the following IP addresses as preferred and alternate DNS server addresses
Depending on your operating system, follow the steps in one of the following sections to configure the network settings on your computer:
Press the+ keys to open the Run dialog box.
In the Run dialog box, type the following and then click :
Right-click the network adapter that is currently active, and then click.
If the User Account Control prompt appears, clickor .
In the Network Connection Properties window, under "This connection uses the following items", click or .
To specify DNS server address settings, click.
In the Preferred DNS server and Alternate DNS server boxes, type the two Norton ConnectSafe IP addresses.
In the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties window, click .
In the Network Connection Properties window, click .
From the Apple menu, click, then click .
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.
Select the network connection that you want to configure to use Norton ConnectSafe, and then click.
On the DNS tab, add the two Norton ConnectSafe IP addresses for the content filtering policy you want to use:
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