Category Archives: DNS

Make a read-able windows DNS debug log file

Normally we turn on the DNS debugging to find out the source client IP addresses and the queried records. And, here is the script that will covert the DNS Debug Log file into a more flexible csv format, though you … Continue reading

Posted in DNS, Powershell | Leave a comment

Find the Missing/Mismatch or Duplicate DNS Forward and Reverse Records

I recently need to check the DNS records for one of my customer’s DNS server. It’s more than 500+ records to verify that the ‘A’ and ‘PTR’ records are updated properly and which records are missing. Most of the online … Continue reading

Posted in DNS, Powershell | 1 Comment

Install and Manage DNS Server Running on Nano Server

In this post, we will install DNS service on Nano Server and manage via the DNS Manager Console from other computer. If you want to create Nano Server Image GUI wizard, you can check out here. In our post we … Continue reading

Posted in DNS, Windows | Leave a comment

Enumerate and Check DNS Records between two Windows DNS Servers

Update on 22.May.2023 : I do not review my scripts regularly. Thanks to Frank Dub  who modified the script by removing the Server 2008 execution code and fixed the PTR record section, which was not working properly. You can find … Continue reading

Posted in DNS, Powershell | Leave a comment

Check Multiple Forward and Reverse DNS records by Powershell

A few days ago, I had to query over 100 DNS records to determine if both forward and reverse records were working properly. Making the nslookup over 100 records is a time–consuming and daunting task for a system administrator. Therefore, … Continue reading

Posted in DNS, Powershell | 2 Comments