Thanks PowerShell.com for the “Useful Static .NET Methods” PowerTip of the Day . Read the article. Find all static methods. [net.dns] | gm -MemberType *method -static Find all signatures (overload definitions). [net.dns]::GetHostByAddress One last thing, if you’re looking for a good reference list of static methods that are useful, pick up a copy of Windows PowerShell Cookbook, 3rd Edition, by Lee Holmes .