January 28th, 2004, 10:32 PM
Resolving network names and real IP's
How do you find the IP of a computer or its network name from something like d-200-000-000.bootp.Virginia.EDU? I got this ID by direct connecting on AIM but since we are not in the same workgroup I don't know and cannot find the network name.
 Nevermind my buddies tracert and ping helped me out.
January 28th, 2004, 10:45 PM
Use nslookup from your command line. You'll need to check Educause to find the proper nameservers, but here's a start: