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is it possible to get details like machine name from the static ip on a network?
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if i ping <machinename> it confirms the static ip.. but if i just ping <staticip> it does not give reverse details.
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From a command prompt, you can do a ping -a IP address

This should give you the computer name
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tracert IP address  will also give you the resolved computer name
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Ling -a IP address
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Ping -a up address
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ping -a IP address
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