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Is there any downside to going from your ISP's DNS to OpenDNS? I'm even unsure of the upsides, honestly.
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Traditionally a lot of ISP DNS servers are either unreliable or underpowered.
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You can say that again... there are times on Optimum where I can be playing a video game and be in a Skype call, meanwhile I cannot connect to a website. Would you suggest I go ahead and use OpenDNS?
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I would run a test to see which one is best for you. Personally, I use OpenDNS.

Use namebench to test different DNSs.
    
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I would run a test to see which one is best for you. Personally, I use OpenDNS.
Use namebench to test different DNSs.

It's always best to bench first. I use my ISPs DNS system. Especially since it's just down the road.
    
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I would run a test to see which one is best for you. Personally, I use OpenDNS.
Use namebench to test different DNSs.

so in the name server i would put my isp ip address or my router address?
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