Nslookup: set

Updated: January 21, 2005

Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2

Nslookup: set

Changes configuration settings that affect how lookups function.


set KeyWord[=Value]

Identifies subcommands that are derived from the set subcommand. For example, the subcommand set d2 has a keyword of [no]d2. For the list of subcommands that are derived from the set subcommand, see Related Topics.

Specifies the nslookup configuration setting value for each subcommand.

{ help| ?}
Displays a short summary of nslookup subcommands.

  • Use set all to see a listing of the current settings.

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