This is the built-in help made by Microsoft for the command 'Resolve-DnsName', in PowerShell version 5 - as retrieved from
Windows version 'Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard' PowerShell help files on 2016-06-23.
For PowerShell version 3 and up, where you have Update-Help, this command was run just before creating the web pages from the help files.
Performs a DNS name query resolution for the specified name.
Resolve-DnsName [-Name] <String> [[-Type] <RecordType>] [-CacheOnly] [-DnsOnly] [-DnssecCd] [-DnssecOk] [-LlmnrFallback] [-LlmnrNetbiosOnly] [-LlmnrOnly] [-NetbiosFallback]
[-NoHostsFile] [-NoIdn] [-NoRecursion] [-QuickTimeout] [-Server <String>] [-TcpOnly] [<CommonParameters>]
The Resolve-DnsName cmdlet performs a DNS query for the specified name. This cmdlet is functionally similar to the nslookup tool which allows users to query for names.
Note: The Resolve-DnsName cmdlet will return a maximum of 25 A and AAAA records from NS servers.
Online Version: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=287336
Nslookup on TechNet
PS C:\> Resolve-DnsName –Name www.bing.com
This example resolves a name using the default options.
PS C:\> Resolve-DnsName -Name www.bing.com -Server 10.0.0.1
This example resolves a name against the DNS server at 10.0.0.1.
PS C:\> Resolve-DnsName -Name www.bing.com -Type A
This example queries for A type records for name www.bing.com.
PS C:\> Resolve-DnsName -Name www.bing.com -DnsOnly
This example resolves a name using only DNS. LLMNR and NetBIOS queries are not issued.