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FAQ 167: Force Bing SafeSearch or Classroom

Category: Everything else


To block potentially explicit images and video content...
Add the following keyword to your blocked.txt file, or if using updater.exe to your blocked-custom.txt file.
explicit.bing.net

To enforce Bing SafeSearch...
Go to a command prompt:  ping strict.bing.com
   ...see the IP address it resolves to, at the time this article was updated the IP was: 204.79.197.220
So you would add a line to your SimpleDNS=simpledns.txt file like this...
204.79.197.220 www.bing.com

To enforce Bing in the Classroom...
Go to a command prompt:  ping classroom.bing.com
   ...see the IP address it resolves to, at the time this article was updated the IP was: 204.79.197.226
So you would add a line to your SimpleDNS=simpledns.txt file like this...
204.79.197.226 www.bing.com

Note: Before this change takes effect you will need to close all Internet browsers and flush the DNS cache

Note: For DNS Redirector cloud server customers, please contact us and we can enable these options for you.

See: Bing documents here, here, and here



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