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AmigaOS 4.0 - About OS4 - Preferences

INTERNET Preferences Editor
The Internet Preferences editor enables you to change the various characteristics relating to Internet access, comprising Interfaces, Routes, Hosts, Name Resolution, Services, and Servers, each one with its own editing window accessed from the left-hand menu bar.

Name Resolution

You can specify any number of Domain Name Servers and using the arrow gadgets at the right you can manipulate the order in which they are searched. If you simply want to specify a Domain name search simply enter the details into the box provided, otherwise New, Copy, and Modify invoke the Name Resolution Editing Window that follows, while Delete acts immediately (not an 'Are you sure?' in sight), however you can Cancel out if you make a mistake. Otherwise you must click on Save to save your changes.

Name Resolution Editing Window

This window is invoked if you click on New, Copy, or Modify above.

Server IP address is the IP address for the Domain Name Server.

You must click on Use to retain the values entered, or Cancel to lose all changes, and return to the Name Resolution window above.

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Disclaimer: Amiga Auckland have prepared the above information for the use of its members based on our experiences and as such is subject to revision at any time. Amiga Auckland cannot guarantee any of the information and cannot be held accountable for any issues that may result from using it.

Copyright 2006 Amiga Auckland Inc. All rights reserved.
Revised: February 9, 2006.