How do I find my fully qualified DNS name ?

Posted on 2014-08-29
Last Modified: 2014-08-29
On WIndows 2008 R2

How do I find my fully qualified DNS name ?

Question by:Anthony Lucia
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    Accepted Solution

    From a powershell window:
    (gwmi WIN32_ComputerSystem).Name + "." + (gwmi WIN32_ComputerSystem).Domain

    (gwmi WIN32_ComputerSystem).Name  = Computer name
    (gwmi WIN32_ComputerSystem).Domain = Computer Domain
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    Expert Comment

    by:Hypercat (Deb)
    The fully qualified DNS name is the name of your computer followed by the name of your domain.  So, if you have a computer named "MyDevice" on a domain named "," the FQDN of that device is

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