SMIMEA lookup

Find all S/MIME associations for a domain name with this online DNS SMIMEA checker. For example, try forbes.com or bbc.co.uk to view their SMIMEA records.

How to lookup SMIMEA records

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SMIMEA records can be configured by the owner of a domain name. They are used to store information in the DNS, which can be looked up by anyone. Each record type has a different purpose.

SMIMEA records are configured in DNS. But how can you look up these SMIMEA records? That depends on the operating system you are using. Windows, Linux and Mac all have a different way of finding SMIMEA records. The sections below contain instructions for each operating system.

Example output of a SMIMEA lookup query

How to lookup SMIMEA records on Windows

The SMIMEA record type cannot be looked up in Windows. Neither nslookup, nor Powershell's Resolve-DnsName has support for it. You can either install WSL and follow the Linux instructions below, or use an online SMIMEA lookup tool like the one on the top of this page.

How to lookup SMIMEA records on Mac OS

To check the SMIMEA records for a certain domain name on a Mac, follow these steps:

  1. Open a terminal by entering [command] + [space] → 'terminal.app' → [enter].Open a terminal on a Mac
  2. Type dig example.com SMIMEA and hit [enter] to get the SMIMEA records for example.com.SMIMEA lookup on a Mac
  3. The SMIMEA records are listed below the ANSWER SECTION heading.

How to lookup SMIMEA records on Linux

To check the SMIMEA records for a certain domain name on Linux, follow these steps:

  1. Open a terminal by entering [Super] → 'terminal' → [enter].Open a terminal in Linux
  2. Type dig example.com SMIMEA and hit [enter] to get the SMIMEA records for example.com.SMIMEA lookup in Linux
  3. The SMIMEA records are listed below the ANSWER SECTION heading.

How to find SMIMEA records

To check the SMIMEA records of a domain, follow these steps:

  1. Open the SMIMEA lookup tool.Open the SMIMEA lookup tool
  2. Enter the domain name and hit [enter].Example DNS SMIMEA records
  3. The tool will query the SMIMEA records and shown them at the top of the page.

How to lookup other record types

There are other types of DNS records then just SMIMEA. The most commonly used DNS record types are A, AAAA, CNAME, NS, TXT, MX and SOA. If you'd like to look up all records of these record types, you can do so with nslookup. Click any of the record types below to find DNS records for that specific record type.