If you've recently made changes to a Monitor's IP Address / Domain Name Test Parameter entry, but the old record continues to remain cached, it is possible to clear the Domain Name System (DNS) cache to correctly load the updated data.
ipMonitor uses the host computer's client-side DNS caching feature. Using the standard IPCONFIG command-line tool built-in to all Windows 2000, 2003 and XP systems, you can view and flush the DNS Resolver cache.
To clear the system's cache, proceed with the following:
For additional information on Windows DNS caching, refer to the following Microsoft support articles:
For information on other features and concepts related to those discussed in this article, refer to the following ipMonitor resources:
Last Updated: April 17, 2006 | What did you think of this topic?