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NBTSTAT


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This diagnostic command displays protocol statistics and current TCP/IP connections using NBT (NetBIOS over TCP/IP). This command is available only if the TCP/IP protocol has been installed.


Syntax

NBTSTAT /?

NBTSTAT [-a remote_name] [-A IP_address] [-c] [-n] [-RR] [-R] [-r] [-S] [-s] [interval]


Parameters
interval (NT3.5)
Redisplays selected statistics, pausing interval seconds between each display. Press CTRL+C (^C) to stop redisplaying statistics. If this parameter is omitted, nbtstat prints the current configuration information once.

Switches
/? (NTXP)
Displays help.
-a remote_name (NT3.5)
Lists the remote computer's name table using its name.
-A IP_address (NT3.5)
Lists the remote computer's name table using its IP address.
-c (NT3.5)
Lists the contents of the NetBIOS name cache giving the IP address of each name.
-n (NT3.5)
Lists local NetBIOS names. Registered indicates that the name is registered by broadcast (Bnode) or WINS (other node types).
-r (NT3.5)
Lists name resolution statistics for Windows networking name resolution. On a Windows computer configured to use WINS, this option returns the number of names resolved and registered via broadcast or via WINS.
-R (NT3.5)
Reloads the Lmhosts file after purging all names from the NetBIOS name cache.
-RR (NTXP)
Releases and then refreshes NetBIOS names for the local computer that is registered with WINS servers.
-s (NT3.5)
Displays both client and server sessions. It attempts to convert the remote computer IP address to a name using the Hosts file.
-S (NT3.5)
Displays both client and server sessions, listing the remote computers by IP address only.

Related

none.


Notes

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Examples

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Errorlevels

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Availability
External
DOS
none
Windows
none
Windows NT
NT3.5 NT4 NT2000 NTXP NT2003