Changes the default server to the server for the root of the Domain Name System (DNS) domain name space.

For examples of how this command can be used, see Examples.




Parameter Description

{help | ?}

Displays a short summary of nslookup subcommands.


  • Currently, the name server is used. This command is a synonym for lserver You can change the name of the root server with the set root command.

Scripting <optional section>

<Here is where you discuss using the command within a script. You should also provide an FWLink to a specific page in the Script Center, if possible.>


<Here is where you put a detailed description of your example>:

This /is /the /example

<Here is where you put detailed descriptions of another example>:

This /is /a:"different" /example