FAQs


Community How-to's Community-written guides. Involvement from Pi-hole developers is at a minimum.

Commonly Whitelisted Domains [FAQs] (1)
How do I add Wildcard sites to the blacklist? [FAQs] (7)
About the FAQs category [FAQs] (1)
What is setupVars.conf and how do I use it? [FAQs] (5)
Hardware requirements to set up Pi-Hole - basic basic basic [Community How-to's] (11)
How to Configure Pi-Hole with pfSense for simple home network [Community How-to's] (2)
Enabling HTTPS for your Pi-hole Web Interface [FAQs] (11)
Can I run other software along side Pi-hole? [FAQs] (2)
What can I do if I can't change manually set the DNS server on my router? [FAQs] (1)
Why does my query log show entries from the future such as 2018-12-31? [FAQs] (1)
Why do some sites take forever to load when using Pi-hole? ( 2 3 ) [FAQs] (40)
Why can't I run Pi-hole v3.3+ on Raspbian Jessie or with dnsmasq < v2.72? [FAQs] (3)
Why Some Pages Load Slow When Using Pi-hole And How To Fix It [FAQs] (11)
Why doesn't Xbox Live load while using Pi-hole? [FAQs] (1)
Why don't some ad blocker tests work with Pi-hole? [FAQs] (10)
Why do blacklisted domains show IPv4 as "Pi-holed" but not IPv6 in the query log? [FAQs] (18)
How do I revert to a previous version of Pi-hole? [FAQs] (10)
Install a more recent dnsmasq on Raspbian Jessie [FAQs] (9)
How do I add additional block lists to Pi-hole? ( 2 ) [FAQs] (27)
Why doesn't my Web interface load stats? [FAQs] (1)
How can I restore Pi-hole's default blocklists? [FAQs] (3)
Why do I lose Internet connectivity as soon as I enable Pi-hole? [FAQs] (1)
Why doesn't the block page always work? [FAQs] (1)
Why did my blocked domains count drop dramatically? [FAQs] (1)
How do I determine what device is making a query? [FAQs] (1)
How can I disable Pi-hole or unblock ads for a single device? [FAQs] (1)
Dutch (Netherlands) websites whitelisting [Community How-to's] (8)
Use IPv6 ULA addresses for Pi-hole [FAQs] (9)
PiHole with OpenVPN the easy way — use PiVPN [Community How-to's] (1)
How do I disable FTL's database? [FAQs] (1)