Frequently Asked Questions

#ALL Cannot resolve host address:

Do you see the following error in your log files?
RESOLVE: Cannot resolve host address: [HOST_NOT_FOUND] The specified host is unknown.

It probably means that your ISPs DNS servers are having problems. The DNS servers are only used for setting up your connection to blackVPN. Once you are connected then all of your DNS queries will go via your VPN connection to our DNS service.

Try setting your DNS servers to either:
  • +
  • Google DNS: +
WARNING: Overriding the default DNS settings (which are usually set by your router via DHCP) can cause a DNS leak. Visit to verify on your device.

Devices: #Android #iOS #Linux #OSX #Windows

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