ARCHIVED: Find the IP address of another networked computer in Windows

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Using the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of a networked computer, nslookup will query a DNS server and return the IP address that corresponds to that domain name.

In Windows 10 and earlier, to find the IP address of another computer:

  1. Open a command prompt.
    For help navigating, see Get around in Windows.
  2. Type nslookup plus the domain name of the computer you want to look up, and press Enter. For example, to find the IP address for, you would type:

    This command will return the following information:


    The first two lines show the domain name and IP address of the DNS server that answered the nslookup query. The next two lines show the domain name and IP address of the computer for which you were searching.

  3. When you're finished, type exit and press Enter to return to Windows.

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Last modified on 2020-08-14 16:50:23.

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