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FreeDNS::42 Alternatives

FreeDNS::42 is described as 'Free DNS service for the self-reliant people who want to experiment on their own, or keep all their zones in a single place' and is a Dynamic DNS service in the network & admin category. There are more than 10 alternatives to FreeDNS::42 for Online / Web-based, Mac, Windows, Linux and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is OpenDNS, which is free. Other great apps like FreeDNS::42 are No-IP, FreeDNS, Dyn and Dynu Dynamic DNS.

FreeDNS::42 alternatives are mainly Dynamic DNS Services but may also be DNS Resolvers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of FreeDNS::42.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Online
  • Self-Hosted

Free DNS service for the self-reliant people who want to experiment on their own, or keep all their zones in a single place.

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  1. OpenDNS icon

    OpenDNS

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    OpenDNS is the leading provider of security and infrastructure services that make the Internet safer through integrated Web content filtering, anti-phishing and DNS.

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    About OpenDNS
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    No-IP

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    No-IP allows you to create up to 3 free Dynamics DNS hosts for private use. You will need to register for a free account, and either update your IP address via their web interface or download their Windows client.

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    Web interface for adding a new dynamic DNS host


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    FreeDNS

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Free DNS, Dynamic DNS, Static DNS services; 5 free shared hostnames, use anywhere; Unlimited number of domains per account (yes really);

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    Web Forward
  4. Dyn icon

    Dyn

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    Using Dyn’s dynamic DNS eliminates the headache and human error associated with tracking ever-changing IP addresses and allows you to avoid the alternative of purchasing pricey static IPs.

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    Discontinued

    This service was discontinued and replaced by Oracle Cloud Infrastructure in May of 2020.

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  5. Dynu offers free dynamic DNS service for yourname.dynu.com and yourname.com. It has a simple API(update URL) and offers free update client software.

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    Configuring an alias


  6. ClouDNS.net icon

    ClouDNS.net

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    Free DNS, Managed DNS and DDoS Protected DNS hosting with included web redirects, mail forwards and Round-Robin load balancing. Instant updates in Europe, North America, Asia, and Australia.

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  7. UncensoredDNS icon

    UncensoredDNS

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    UncensoredDNS is the name of a DNS service which consists of two uncensored DNS servers. The servers are available for use by anyone, free of charge.

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  8. BuddyNS icon

    BuddyNS

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    BuddyNS is the fastest-to-synchronize DNS service on the Internet. Whenever you add or modify records for your domain name, BuddyNS synchronizes within 10 minutes, or immediately with SyncNOW!. As a comparison, most alternative services synchronize in one to twelve hours.

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    XName

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    This Free DNS hosting service is provided to help people that don't want to lose time and money with providers not always reactive to DNS changes.

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    FreeDDNS

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    free-ddns provides dynamic DNS service as alternative as the most common services like no-ip or dyndns

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