Failed when querying with ipv6 DNS address after setting server command in nslookup

david bae 1 Reputation point
2022-04-19T10:03:28.43+00:00

C:\Users\haruk>nslookup
Default Server: kns.kornet.net
Address: 168.126.63.1

server dns.google.com

Default Server: dns.google.com
Addresses: 2001:4860:4860::8844
2001:4860:4860::8888
8.8.8.8
8.8.4.4

learn.microsoft.com

Server: dns.google.com
Addresses: 2001:4860:4860::8844
2001:4860:4860::8888
8.8.8.8
8.8.4.4

*** dns.google.com can't find learn.microsoft.com: No response from server

Can't disable IPv6 address in nslookup?

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  1. Mervyn King 21 Reputation points
    2022-04-19T19:55:40.217+00:00

    Sorry my man, you Can't disable IPv6 in nslookup

    Try nslookup type=a google.com

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  2. Limitless Technology 39,481 Reputation points
    2022-04-20T14:56:24.853+00:00

    Hello @david bae

    Yes, you can, the steps are simple:

    1.Navigate to Start > DNS Manager.
    2.Expand off DNS options.
    3.Right-click the DNS server name and select 'Properties'.
    4.Under the 'Listen on' field, select the 'Only the following IP addresses' radio button and uncheck any IPv6 address that is listed under it.
    5.Click on 'Ok' to complete the process.

    Additionally you can check the next official guide to disable complete IPv6 if needed:
    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/previous-versions//bb878057(v=technet.10)?redirectedfrom=MSDN#disabling-ipv6

    Hope this helps with your query,


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