Sean Hill, Editor / Informer Technologies, Inc. / November 07, 2012
In this set you will find programs that allow finding information about an Internet domain or IP address owner, such as country, city, Internet provider or administrator (the so-called "WHOIS info"). Some of these applications will only perform this task, but others can also return advanced statistics about a network or domain.
These programs can help you with what you're intending to do:
LanWhoIs - this program helps you find out who, where and when registered the domain or site you are interested in, and the information about those who serves it now. LanWhoIs will answer all your questions about domain (site) holder or IP address!
whois is a client utility that communicates with WHOIS servers located around the world to obtain domain registration information. This tool will look up information on a domain, IP address or domain registration information. It supports IP address queries and automatically selects the appropriate whois server for IP addresses.
"ProjectWhois" integrates domain related whois queries to your desktop. It uses the whois query services as provided by "www.domaintools.com" and displays the results in a web browser. The tool works with Internet Explorer or Firefox with a Plugin. The program resides as a small icon in your desktop system tray.
Active Whois can give you details about an IP address or URLs. The program will give you details about the DNS records of the particular UR with their full domain names and IP address aliases. It can also find the domain owner, HTTP headers, date of creation of site, etc.
Karen’s WhoIs is a particular application, which gives information about all the Internet sites by querying all the top domain registries along with the Regional Internet Registries all over the world. Information about the owner’s mailing address and domain name is also provided by this application as well.
MrWho is a small and easy to use utility that recognizes more than 100 TLDs including .com, .net, .org, .edu, info, .ca, .us, uk, .co.jp, .tv, .biz and more. It also supports complete URLs like www.software.informer.com, http://news.google.com. It works easy on Windows platform.
The kick'n TCP/IP diagnostic toolkit - cool tools for network troubleshooting. Includes Bandwidth, GeoRoute (graphical trace route), (Internet speed test), LAN (LAN scanner), NetStat (identify creating process), PING, IPConfig, DNS (nslookup), Whois
HotWhois is a handy application that will let you get information about any IP address or a domain name over Internet. With this simple program you can get detailed information like: the lowest, highest and average response from the server, the domain registrant, etc.
Magic NetTrace, as its own name suggests, is a simple yet powerful application that will let you track the route between the network hosts, and obtain detailed information about each one of them. Besides, the program will also display the "whois" information about the domain that you typed.
SoftFuse Whois is a desktop domain lookup utility. In just a click, it does a lookup search for a domain and presents you with all available information, such as administrative, technical or billing contacts, domain location, hosting provider, creation and expiration date. It also shows Google™ Page Rank and Alexa™ Traffic Rank for the specified domain.
CountryWhois is an application that can search for the information of any IP address or domain name and locate its country of origin. It can handle batch input with ease and it is a quick and easy-to-use simple tool. However, the pricing on the package will have you thinking twice in getting it.
SmartWhois is a great application that allows you to look up information on an Internet resource, such as Domain and IP address. It can handle multiple inputs and the output can be saved into a file and exported to different formats. If you have the need to use the Whois protocol continuously, then SmartWhois is a great choice.
Domain Inspect is high-end, feature-rich domain name management, as well as a domain checking software. It enables you to find out about domain names you would like to register, or to collect information about a specific domain. You can load a text file or an XLS file and use it as the basis for your search of domain-related data, along with the possibility of adding domain names manually.