How to get DNS Name be the DNS Name rather than computer name

In Patchlink associated with computers there is "DNS Name" field.  This
field seems to be the computer name (netbios name) for windows computers
rather than the dns name assocated with the IP address.  Is there a way to
configure the patchlink server so this field reports the DNS Name rather
than the computer name?
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John
1/16/2006 3:18:02 PM
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where is that "DNS name" field?

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Shaun Pond


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Shaun
1/16/2006 3:43:29 PM
> where is that "DNS name" field?
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> Shaun Pond
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From the web interface:

1) From the Reports ->Computer Status Report the second field ins DSN Name

2) From the Computers ->Click on any computer under Computer Information
the    first column you will find DNS Name:

johnh...
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John
1/16/2006 5:05:15 PM
in my environment, the ones that do have DNS names show with that name 
in both those places...

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Shaun
1/16/2006 5:47:37 PM
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