In Windows, ipconfig is a console application that is designed to run command prompt. This command allows you to get the IP address of Windows Machine
The ipconfig command is
used to find out your current local IP address, default gateway, TCP/IP
settings and more
The ipconfig /all command is used to find out the IP address, default gateway, TCP/IP settings and more for all adaptors. This will show your ethernet adapters full TCP/IP configuration for all adapters on your Windows computer
This option terminates any active TCP/IP connections on all network adaptors and releases those IP addresses. Ipconfig /release can be used with specific Windows connection names.
This Command is used to renew the IP address /network Configuration details from DHCP Server.
This Command shows the Current DNS Resolver Cache logs, DNS Caching Stores DNS records Locally, it means that it Stores details the website and their IP address so it can load using the DNS Cache instead of resoling it again
The Flush DNS Command flushes or clears your current DNS resolver cache logs
This command updates the DNS settings on the Windows. It doesn’t just access the local DNS cache, it initiates communication with the DNS server and the DHCP server so it can re-register the network address
These Commands are very useful for troubleshooting windows issues.