Troubleshooting Name Resolution Issues on DirectAccess Clients

Often network connectivity issues can be traced directly to issues involving name resolution. The most common tool used to troubleshoot name resolution issues is NSlookup. If you’re a systems administrator there’s no doubt you’ve used this tool. However, NSlookup does not always work as expected on DirectAccess clients when they are away from the corporate network. Read my latest blog post at to find out how to use NSlookup and Resolve-DnsName on DirectAccess clients in the field.