Set the MTU of the network interface to Jumbo (9000) to get the fastest performance. Just make sure that your workstations also have an MTU of Jumbo (9000) before you do.
Do NOT change the configuration of the network port that you are currently to connect to the node. You might end up locking yourself out of the node, with no way to connect. Only configure a network port that you are not currently using to access the node.
Locate the interface you want to configure in network and then click .
Use to select the mean transmission unit (MTU) of the network interface.
Use to enter the IP address you would like your node to have.
Optional If you would like the node to be able to access the internet, then use to set the address of the gateway.
Optional If you would like your node to use a different DNS server than the one provided by your gateway, then use to set a primary and secondary DNS.