Local NetBIOS name cache

The NetBIOS name cache contains every NetBIOS name that was recently
associated with an IP address. This local cache helps reduce network traffic
by eliminating the need for broadcasting or WINS queries, it can simpling
start communicating with the host.

The local NetBIOS cache can be viewed with the NBTSTAT.EXE command.

Syntax :

NBTSTAT [-a RemoteName] [-A IP address] [-c] [-n] [-r] [-R] [-s] [S] [interval] ]








(adapter status) Lists the remote machine's name table given its name

(Adapter status) Lists the remote machine's name table given its IP address.

(cache) Lists the remote name cache including the IP addresses

(names) Lists local NetBIOS names.

(resolved) Lists names resolved by broadcast and via WINS

(Reload) Purges and reloads the remote cache name table

(Sessions) Lists sessions table with the destination IP addresses

(sessions) Lists sessions table converting destination IP
addresses to host names via the hosts file.

RemoteName: Remote host machine name.
IP address: Dotted decimal representation of the IP address.
Interval: Redisplays selected statistics, pausing interval seconds
between each display. Press Ctrl+C to stop redisplaying