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Resolve Windows DNS issues on a wired computer INTERNAL
- Click on the Windows Start button and type cmd
- Right-click on the Command Prompt command and select Run as administrator.
- Type ipconfig /all to see current the current IP.
- Type nslookup w99999.davidson.edu (where w99999 is the tag number of the computer on which you are working) to see what IP address the network thinks is associated with that name.
- Type nslookup xx.xx.xx.xx (where xx.xx.xx.xx is the IP address returned in step 4 above).
- The results in steps 4 and 5 above can tell if you there is an issue.
- Type ipconfig /flushdns to flush the DNS cache.