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Download and run the following file to install Simple DNS Plus version 8.0 (build 110):
Download "sdns-8-0-110-setup.exe" (5.46 MB)
Note: The installer may appear to hang at "configuring Windows features".
This is usually because Windows attempts to download and install the .NET Framework 3.5 in the background, and it usually does move on after some time.
installing the .NET Framework 3.5 yourself,
and then retry the Simple DNS Plus installation.
Before downloading, please check the system requirements.
Instructions for installing Remote Management client only
Instructions for installing on Windows Server Core (no GUI)
Updates / Release notes
For details on the updates and changes in individual v. 8.0 builds, see
Updates are announced on our what's new page,
in our Atom feed,
on Twitter, and you can always use the Help menu "Check for updates" function in the software to check
if a new build has been released.
Updating from an earlier v. 8.0 build?
Simply download and install above to the same location on your harddisk as the older build.
Upgrading from an earlier version?
To upgrade an older version (may require purchase of license upgrade) to Simple DNS Plus v. 8.0, simply download and install above
to the same location on your harddisk as the older version.
- Always backup your settings and data before upgrading.
- Version 8.0 may require a new license and license key.
If you purchased or upgraded your current license before July 2nd 2017, you will need to purchase
an upgrade. Click here for upgrade pricing and instructions.
- If you are upgrading from v. 4.00 or earlier,
you will need to upgrade the configuration files.
Download additional plug-ins
To download plug-ins not included with the standard installation click here.
Looking for an older version of Simple DNS Plus?
Licensed users of older versions can download their version from here.