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by AnubisKerTV
Thu Jan 04, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]
Replies: 25
Views: 2722

Re: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]

That is right and expected, if you do not explicitly tell the DHCP server to give out alternative DNS servers then it will hand off what the router itself is using. Ultimately the requests end up going through the router anyway so why not cache them for a possibly faster response for other clients?...
by AnubisKerTV
Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:48 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]
Replies: 25
Views: 2722

Re: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]

IP>DNS is the DNS servers you want your router to use. You can leave them blank if you want to use dynamically assigned ones from your ISP. DHCP>Networks DNS servers are the DNS server addresses the router hands to your DHCP clients. Usually I use the ISP DNS as it responds fastest (naturally) then...
by AnubisKerTV
Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]
Replies: 25
Views: 2722

Re: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]

IP>DNS is the DNS servers you want your router to use. You can leave them blank if you want to use dynamically assigned ones from your ISP. DHCP>Networks DNS servers are the DNS server addresses the router hands to your DHCP clients. Usually I use the ISP DNS as it responds fastest (naturally) then...
by AnubisKerTV
Wed Jan 03, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]
Replies: 25
Views: 2722

Re: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]

IP>DNS is the DNS servers you want your router to use. You can leave them blank if you want to use dynamically assigned ones from your ISP. DHCP>Networks DNS servers are the DNS server addresses the router hands to your DHCP clients. Usually I use the ISP DNS as it responds fastest (naturally) then...
by AnubisKerTV
Wed Jan 03, 2018 4:12 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]
Replies: 25
Views: 2722

Re: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]

IP>DNS is the DNS servers you want your router to use. You can leave them blank if you want to use dynamically assigned ones from your ISP. DHCP>Networks DNS servers are the DNS server addresses the router hands to your DHCP clients. Usually I use the ISP DNS as it responds fastest (naturally) then...
by AnubisKerTV
Tue Jan 02, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]
Replies: 25
Views: 2722

DNS: Difference between "IP>DNS" and "DHCP>Networks" [SOLVED]

Good Morning.
What is the difference between configuring DNS in IP> DNS and DHCP> Networks ?.
I just want my RB750 to provide DNS (8.8.8.8, etc ...) for my LAN devices.
Thanks!