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Display NameTo IP Address [DNS]
Transform NameDNSNameToIPAddress_DNS
Short DescriptionThis transform resolves a DNS name to an IP address using plain old DNS
OwnerPaterva
AuthorRoelof Temmingh (roelof@paterva.com)
InputDNSName
OutputIPAddress

 

Description

This is a simple transform. It resolves a DNS Name to an IPv4 Address . Enough said.

Typical Use Case

Domain --> DNS Name ==> IPv4 Address

==> To IP Address [DNS]

--> Related Transform

Example

Using paterva.com we can retrieve the three DNS server names assocaited with our domain. After running the DNS Name to IPv4 Address transfrom we can see that all three names point to a single IP.