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How to Start/Stop DNS Client service

Service name: Dnscache

Display name: DNS Client


Description:

The DNS Client service (dnscache) caches Domain Name System (DNS) names and registers the full computer name for this computer.
If the service is stopped, DNS names will continue to be resolved. However, the results of DNS name queries will not be cached and the
computer's name will not be registered. If the service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService -p

Locate DNS Client service observe his current status and open to make changes

From General tab you can Start/Stop and change the Startup type of DNS Client service

To finish press ok button and close Services window

Services.msc:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop DNS Client service from Services.msc

Perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and click on the Type here to search

Type services.msc and press Enter