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I wanted to use Open DNS solution in my UBUNTU PC. Also I followed the instruction from https://store.opendns.com/setup/operatingsystem/ubuntu but it's still saying I am not using Open DNS that means configuration was wrong. But I can't understand what's wrong.

My UBUNTU version: UBUNTU 12.04 LTS

Output of sudo /etc/resolv.conf + Output of sudo vim /etc/dhcp/dhclient.conf + output of sudo ifconfig can be found here: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5557006/

It would be great if anyone can see my problem and suggest me to do right things.

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Here's how you can do it:

First, open up the network applet menu, and all the way at the bottom, select "Edit Connections", like below:

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Now, switch to the wireless (or wired, as the case may be) tab, and select your network connection from the list, and then click the "Edit" button.

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Now, switch to the IPv4 tab.

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Use the second item on the "Method" menu - change it to DHCP Addresses only.

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Then, first enter in the DNS servers: 208.67.222.222,208.67.220.220, and then click "Save".

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Now, you should be using OpenDNS. If for some reason it doesn't work, go ahead and restart your computer - the changes should then take affect.

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Thank you very much @jrg. –  Shaharia Azam Aug 19 '13 at 19:21
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