Windows 8 Tunlr Setup:
Follow these simple steps to unblock blocked websites, watch American television, and browse the web with no restrictions!
Before You Begin:
Before changing the DNS settings on your computer, please make sure to note your current DNS server address(es) and write them down somewhere for backup purposes. If at any time you need to go back to your original settings, you'll be able to with your backed up information.
It may also be helpful to print this page so that if you lose Internet connection, or lose this page, you can still refer to the below instructions.
Take your time and soon you'll be watching American Netflix!
Bring up the Start screen
Open the Start screen by clicking on the Start button located at the bottom-left of your screen. If you are on Windows 8 (and not Windows 8.1) just move your mouse to the very bottom-left corner of your screen. The Start screen should then pop up.
Go to the Control Panel
Start typing (you do not need to press on anything) Control Panel and you should see Control Panel show up in the search list. Click on Control Panel.
Go to Network and Internet
Find the Network and Internet title and click on it.
Go to Network and Sharing Center
Find the Network and Sharing Center title and click on it.
Change Adapter Settings
In the left pane, there should be a link to Change adapter settings. Click on that.
Choose your connection
Double-click your current connection.
Change your connection's properties
In the window that opens up, click on Properties.
Turn off IPv6
Find the Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6) option, and make sure that it is unchecked.
Edit your IPv4 settings
Click on Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) to highlight the option, and then click on Properties.
Use manual DNS server addresses
To use Tunlr's DNS addresses, you will have to check the option Use the following DNS server addresses:
Enter in Tunlr's DNS addresses
Fill in the Preferred DNS server and Alternate DNS server fields with the below information.
- Preferred DNS server: 188.8.131.52
- Alternate DNS server: 184.108.40.206
Confirm new server addresses
Once you are sure you have entered in Tunlr's DNS addresses correctly, click on OK.