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Commonly Whitelisted Domains ( 2 ) [FAQs] (32)

This post is a wiki post. Anybody can edit it to provide useful tips for whitelisting. Editing abuse may result in a ban from the forums! Whitelisting Tips List any tips you’ve discovered on how or what to whitelist in …

How do I add Wildcard sites to the blacklist? [FAQs] (7)

Update: The functionality of this is now baked into Pi-Hole! You can either add wildcarded blacklist domains on the Web Admin UI, or from the command line by running pihole -wild example.com   Note: This works for blac…

About the FAQs category [FAQs] (1)
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How can I use Pi-hole for all my devices except one (or more)? ( 2 ) [FAQs] (24)
HOWTO: Using pi-hole as LAN DNS server ( 2 3 4 ) [Community How-to's] (62)
Enabling HTTPS for your Pi-hole Web Interface ( 2 ) [FAQs] (34)
Lifespan of using pihole with a microSD card [FAQs] (15)
Whitelist for Spotify premium account [Community How-to's] (6)
Pi-Hole and Logstalgia on Windows [Community How-to's] (7)
Why should Pi-hole be my only DNS server? [FAQs] (10)
Use IPv6 ULA addresses for Pi-hole [FAQs] (14)
Pi-hole logging and visualization for the elasticsearch stack [Community How-to's] (2)
Pi-hole, OpenVPN Client on Asus Merlin Router [Community How-to's] (3)
Securing pihole [Community How-to's] (8)
DHCP with docker-compose and bridge networking [Community How-to's] (4)
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How do I use Pi-hole's built in DHCP server (and why would I want to)? [FAQs] (15)
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What model Raspberry Pi should I use for Pi-hole? [FAQs] (7)
How do I disable long-term stats (but still log daily queries)? [FAQs] (3)
Qname resolving with Unbound and Root Servers over VPN [Community How-to's] (1)
How do I access my Pi-hole remotely? [FAQs] (2)
Why is a default gateway important for Pi-hole? [FAQs] (2)
PiHole with OpenVPN the easy way — use PiVPN [Community How-to's] (2)
How to Configure Pi-Hole with pfSense for simple home network [Community How-to's] (5)
Gravity last updated info Arduino [Community How-to's] (1)
Commonly blacklisted domains ( 2 ) [FAQs] (31)
Display API info using an ESP32 [Community How-to's] (4)
Why won't Pi-hole work with DNS rebind protection enabled? [FAQs] (1)