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Which of these utilities would be the best choice for viewing the configuration of a DNS server?

A) netstat

B) nbtstat

C) nslookup

D) dnstest

E) Check for updates on the DNS server’s Facebook page

The answer: C) nslookup

The nslookup (name server lookup) command can query a DNS server to view host, mail server, and other IP address details.

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