How to Setup Smart DNS on Android

Changing DNS on Android 4.x

  1. Find Settings
  2. Choose Wi-Fi by actually pressing Wi-F
  3. Press and hold your network and a window will open up
  4. Choose Modify Network
  5. Check the Show advanced options checkbox at the bottom of the screen
  6. Set IP settings to Static
  7. Simply keep your IP address, Gateway and Network prefix length the same
  8. Input the our DNS servers: & Secondary Server
  9. Press Save
  10. Restart your device

Changing DNS on Android 5.x

1. Find Settings.
3. Select Wi-Fi settings.
4. Tap and hold the network you want to connect to until a box appears.
5. Select Modify Network.
6. Tap the checkbox next to Show Advanced Options.
8. Manually enter your IP address, Gateway, Subnet/Network Prefix Length, using the same values you see in gray. Otherwise, you will not be able to save your settings.
11. Input the our DNS servers: & Secondary Server
12.Tap Save.
13. Restart your device



First step of troubleshooting should always be to restart device(s) and router. Then check your setup status in your SmartDNS dashboard

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