The Swiss Army Network

Which of these options would reset the local computer DNS cache?

A) ipconfig /flushdns

B) nslookup /resetdns

C) ipconfig /release

D) netstat /cleardns

E) nbtstat -flush

F) I need a network utility multi-tool

The answer: A) ipconfig /flushdns

The ipconfig command is used to manage local IP address information and to clear DNS cache settings.

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