How to change DNS on a Huawei HG8240/HG8245/HG8247 routers
Adding CleanBrowsing to a Huawei HG8240/HG8245/HG8247 routers
These instructions will provide guidance on how to configure CleanBrowsing on your Huawei HG8240/HG8245/HG8247. You can find guides for this router here:
Step 1: Access the router
Log in to the Huawei Router Configuration page by entering the following IP into your URL bar: 192.168.100.1
You will need to log in using your administrator credentials.
Step 2: Navigate to DNS Section in the Router Dashboard
Navigate to LAN > DHCP Server Configuration
Step 3: Update DNS Settings
Check Enable primary DHCP server.
Check Enable DHCP L2Relay (May be labeled as just DHCP Relay)
Enter the IP addresses in the DNS server fields.
The CleanBrowsing IP's are:
Select SaveNote: If you have a paid plan use the DNS IPs provided in your account.
Final Step: Verify Configuration
The final step is to verify the DNS configuration is working. You can use DNS Leak Test to help with this.
You will run the Standard Test. The output should show CleanBrowsing in the response.
If you experience issues please visit our Common Questions and Troubleshooting Guide for more help.