Showing posts with label Google DNS. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Google DNS. Show all posts


How to Generate Google Application Specific Password for 2-Step Verification

Safety is better than Cure. Email id`s are the most important parts of our daily lives and we sore most valuable information in it. So it is your duty to keep our information safe. To make emails more secure now we have Google 2 Step verification. I have also adopted this feature for my account. I use only one email for accessing most of the Google services as it also help to make sure that site never get compromised. 2 to ensure my site never get compromised, 2 step verification is very important step for the security of your account.
How to Generate Google Application Specific Password for 2-Step Verification : eAskme
How to Generate Google Application Specific Password for 2-Step Verification : eAskme
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Generate Google Application Specific Password

Once you done with setting up 2-step account verification process, there are chances that it can be little difficult initially to set up Google account on various devices. If you are setting up your Google account on iPad or iPhone then you need one time Google Application specific passwords to access your account. You can also use Google authenticator app to generate one time verification password for your device. Today I am going to share about how you can create Application specific Google password for accounts where you have enabled 2-step verification.

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Creating Application Specific Password for Google 2-Step verification:

I believe that till now you are done with 2 step verification process on your Google account. If you have not done with 2 step verification process then you can visit this page. Once you have done this process, you will get errors while using Gmail on iOS device or Outlook showing “Wrong password”. Don`t worry all you need to do is just create one time Application specific password. Use this password to setup your Google account on any device.

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How to Generate Google Application Specific Password for 2-Step Verification

  •     Login to your Google authorized application page
  •     Go to “Generate new application-specific password”
  •     Enter a new name for the app you are generating password for.
  •     Click on generate password.
  •     You will see new password.

Remember: if you go back or refresh the page then you have to regenerate the password.

Google 2 step authentication

What if you lost your device and want to block the access of your account on that device? It is really simple, just go to  all you need to do is: Go to Google authorized application page and revoke access of your account on that device. I personally recommend you to use Google 2-step verification to ensure the safety of your account.

Do share if you are already using Google 2 Step account verification? How you ensure safety of your information?



Google Public DNS : How to Use in Windows

Usually people get tired of their slow Internet connection or page not loading errors. For such issues it is always good to switch to best possible DNS available. A good DNS remove page not loading errors, download faster and speed up you Internet.

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Google DNS and Open DNS are some of popular DNS. Today we talk about Google DNS and how to implement Google DNS in Windows. We also talk about what is DNS, what is Google DNS, advantages and how to use Google DNS in Windows.

What is DNS :

First you need to know is What is DNS (Domain Name System). DNS is a naming system for services, computer and other resource which connected to either private network or Internet.

It is like Internet phonebook which translate hostname into IP address to locate computers or other devices worldwide.

Each domain has its own IP address. For example www.easkme.com or www.easkmedia.com has their own Ip Address, and server uses these IP addresses to locate website.

Google Public DNS : How to Speed up Internet

Google has started a public DNS service that is Google DNS. This is an alternative of other current DNS that you have. This is a free DNS which make Internet faster.

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How to use Google DNS on Windows

To use Google DNS you should know few things. Here we show you all steps so you can use this DNS on your Windows.

Go to Control Panel

  • Click on "Network and Internet".
  • Click on "Network and Sharing Center".
  • Select Adapter Settings for windows7, if you use XP then go to "Control Panel" then click on  "network and Internet Connections" and you will see Network Adaptors.
  • Now you need to select connection to configure Google Public DNS
  • In Networking tab change Version 6(TCP/IP) or Internet Protocol Version4(TCP/TPv4) or both of them.

Changes for TCP/IPv4

  • Click on TCP/IPv4 and click on "Properties".
  • Choose‘Use the following DNS server address’ and choose ‘Advanced’
  • Go to "DNS" tab Select DNS servers and remove them all.
  • Enter IP for Preferred DNS Server" and for "Alternate DNS Server" Then click Ok.

For TCP/IPv6:

  • Select For TCP/IPv6 and click on "Properties"
  • Tick on "Use the following DNS server Address and then click on "Advanced".
  • Remove all if there any DNS servers defined already.
  • Enter 2001:4860:4860::8888 for Preferred DNS Server" and 2001:4860:4860::8844 for Alternate DNS Server" and click "OK".
  • Now you can use your faster Internet.

If you use Google Public DNS then you should know that Google keep you IP address in records for 24 hours and keep your ISP and location information always.

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Benefits of Using Google DNS :

    Faster Internet
    Security benefits
    Spam filtering
    No page loading issues due to DNS
    Enhanced performance of Internet browsing

It also improve your Internet security. I prefer use Google DNS and Open DNS both at same time. You should use DNS benchmark tools  to find which DNS working best for you.

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