Finding computer name using IP

As a System Admin we have to find out the computer name from the IP Address.

If we are using DHCP Server then we can find out the name from DHCP pool, but if we are not then….

Here the command line tool to get the Computer/ PC name from IP Address


Broadcast net view command and then do the nbtstat -a -n

Here is an example nbtstat -a


I also got the learn this after got stuck to find out the same from IP Address.

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