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New Technology File System, originally designed for Windows NT, Supports files up to 4GB


is an index of all the files on an NTFS volume, containing the file name, a list of the file attributes, and pointers to the fragments


File Allocation Table (FAT); Supports up to 2 Gigabytes in size


A Microsoft-proprietary file system optimized for flash drives is known as:

The 4 GB maximum file size limit and 8 TB maximum partition size limit are the characteristic features of:

List the available options of the Master Boot Record (MBR) partitioning scheme?

Overall number of partitions limited to four Up to three primary partitions and one extended partition Up to four primary partitions

Shut down syntax

/r Reboot

/s Shutdown

/a abort shutdown

/t Timed

TaskKill Syntax; /s

System Specifies the remote system to connect to.

Commands in Windows Command Prompt writes a new boot sector to the system partition?


Proper usage of HELP command

[command name] /?

help [command name]

DIR usage

dir dir *.*

Which configuration features can be managed through the MSCONFIG Boot tab?

Boot logging Default OS to load in a multiboot environmentf Amount of hardware resources to be used by the chosen OS in a multiboot environment (e.g. the maximum amount of RAM) ( Safe boot options

Which of the tabs of the System Configuration utility in Windows contains the Diagnostic startup option?



Test Resultant Set of Policy RSoP

Taskkill Syntax; /U

[domain\]user Specifies the user context under which the command should execute.

Taskkill Syntax; /P

[password] Specifies the password for the given user context. Prompts for input if omitted.

Taskkill Syntax; /PID

processid Specifies the PID of the process to be terminated. Use TaskList to get the PID.

Taskkill Syntax; /IM

imagename Specifies the image name of the process to be terminated. Wildcard '*' can be used to specify all tasks or image names.

Taskkill Syntax; /T

Terminates the specified process and any child processes which were started by it.

Taskkill Syntax; /F

Specifies to forcefully terminate the process(es).


SHUTDOWN -f -r -t 60


Windows RE: /FixMBR, /FixBoot, /ScanOS, /RebuildBCD


Format E:/q/v:DATA




RMDIR: RD E:\Junkfiles /s


CHDIR; CD '~/Desktop/Images'


Erase; DEL 'D:\docs\*.rtf' /f


CLI Disk partitioning utility


Doesnt include subdirectory


Files and Subdirectories


Much More Programable management tool


Scans and verifies system files SFC /scannow


Refreshes local ad AD based Group Policy settings


REtrieves filles from Microsoft Cabinet .cab files


List of command syntax

In general, you need to install ________ to take full advantage of your virtual machine's capabilities.
guest extensions software
We use the __________ OS X tool to perform first aid on hard disks.
Disk Utility
The primary audience of PaaS is:
the developer

A UTM/proxy appliance is typically installed at the:

network perimeter

Internet/network Appliances

A relatively low-cost computer designed chiefly to provide internet access without the cull capabilities of a standard computer.


Unified Threat Management Gateway = Proxy Server + Firewall

Fragmentation is a potential disadvantage of the ________ mobile OS.


Cygwin allows you to run __________ commands from within ___________.

Linux, Windows

Which of the following is a shortcut method for returning to your home directory in bash?


OS X uses the ______ command shell environment.


With a ____ network connection, the VM's logical NIC is bound to the host's physical NIC.


We can use _________ to filter command output on predefined criteria.


A virtual machine running on a host represents platform simulation.


The primary audience of SaaS is:

the end user

Windows Vista Home Basic Min System Requirements

800- (MHz) (x86) or (x64) processor

512(MB) of system memory

DirectX 9-class graphics card

32 MB of graphics memory

20- (GB) HDD/ 15 GB of free space

Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Enterprise, and Windows Vista Ultimate Min System Requirements

1 (GHz) (x86) or (x64) processor

1(GB) of system memory

DirectX 9-class graphics card

128 MB of graphics memory

40- (GB) HDD/ 15 GB of free space

Windows 7Min System Requirements

1 (GHz) (x86) or (x64) processor

1(GB) x86 or 2GB x64 of system memory

Graphx: DirectX 9 W/ WDDM driver

128 MB of graphics memory

16 GB of free space or 20 GB for x64

Windows 8 / 8.1 Min System Requirements

Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster.

RAM: 1 (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)

HDD space: 16 GB (x86) or 20 GB (x64)

Graphx: DirectX 9 W/ WDDM driver


Windows Display Driver Model; is the graphic driver architecture for video card drivers running Microsoft Windows versions beginning with Windows Vista.

No-eXecute bit (NX bit)

A type of feature used by CPUs for isolating areas of memory in order to prevent the execution of code from non-executable memory locations

Physical Address Extension

is a processor feature that enables x86 processors to access more than 4 GB of physical memory on capable versions of Windows.


Streaming SIMD Extensions 2,


Reduced instruction set computing


Advanced RISC Machines

Windows Desktop Gadgets in Windows 7 provides similar functionality to Windows Sidebar known from Vista, however it does not feature the vertical bar displayed on the desktop side.



PAE, NX BIT, and SSE2 are required for Windows 8 and 8.1



XP Mode

Available for Microsoft Windows 7

Fully-licensed version of Windows XP

Requires Windows Virtual PC

Fully-functional version of Windows XP

Guest OS run in a virtual environment

Vista OS System security and maintenance monitoring component is called

Windows Security Center

Windows 8/8.1 replacement for Windows Aero desktop experience known from Vista and Win7

Modern UI or Metro UI

When a program installed in Windows stops responding or encounters an error, logs describing the error can be examined with the use of:

Event Viewer

What is the name of a system component designed for monitoring security and maintenance-related items in Windows 7/8/8.1?

Action Center

Which of the following answers lists the name of a quick-access pop-up taskbar in Windows 8/8.1 activated by placing the mouse cursor at the right edge of the screen?


Upgrade guidance utility for upgrading earlier versions of Windows to Windows 7

Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor

Upgrade guidance utility for upgrading Windows 7 to Windows 8

Upgrade Assistant

Upgrade Assistant can be used on earlier versions of windows upgrading to win 8, but a clean install must be performed



What sources allow(s) for obtaining, installing, and updating device drivers used by Microsoft Windows OSs?

Windows Update and Device manufacturer

The 4 GB maximum file size limit and 8 TB maximum partition size limit are the characteristic features of:


A Microsoft-proprietary file system optimized for flash drives is known as: ext3


Which of the following answers refer to a labeling used in reference to a partition type that stores information about the Windows OS and other partitions on the disk drive?

Active and Bootable

List 3 available options of the Master Boot Record (MBR) partitioning scheme?

Overall number of partitions limited to four

Up to three primary partitions and one extended partition

Up to four primary partitions

What are the advantages of organizing hard drive space into multiple partitions?

Separated disk space used for virtual memory

Separation of user files from the operating

system and application files

Multi-boot environment

taskkill /im notpade.exe OR

taskkill -im notepad.exe

taskkill /im notpade.exe

Level up one directory with CD_


Return to root directory


Which of the Windows Command Prompt commands writes a new master boot record to a disk?
Which of the following commands in Windows Command Prompt writes a new boot sector to the system partition?
Which of the command-line commands launches a tool for manual troubleshooting of problems related to master boot record (MBR), boot sector, and Boot Configuration Data (BCD) store in Windows RE Command Prompt?
Which parameter of the RD command in Windows allows for the deletion of an entire directory tree? (the specified directory and all its subdirectories, including all files)
Which of the following Windows Command Prompt commands can be used to list all directory's files and subdirectories contained in the current directory?
Which of the following commands in Windows can be used to display help information related to a specific command-line utility?
help [command name]

[command name] /?

System Properties


Which of the following actions are available within the standard Windows account in User Accounts Control Panel applet?

Change profile picture

Change password

A hidden file (or files) on the hard disk that Windows uses to hold parts of programs and data files that cannot be stored in RAM due to the insufficient memory space is called:

Swap file

Paging file

Virtual memory

A power management mode in Windows that draws small amount of power, saves the system state in RAM, and allows for quick resuming of full-power operation with the use of a power button or on command is known as:


Which of the following statements describing features of Windows HomeGroup are true? (Select 3 answers)

Communication between HomeGroup computers is encrypted with a pre-shared password

Home networking system for file and printer sharing

Computers running Microsoft operating systems earlier than Windows 7 cannot participate in HomeGroup

The practice of allowing a program through a firewall is described as creating:


Which of the following terms refers to a mechanism that allows for controlling network resources and assigning priority to different types of traffic?

Quality of Service (QoS)

In order to operate, an integrated component such as Network Interface Card (NIC) on a brand new motherboard may need to be first:

Enabled in the advanced BIOS settings menu

Restoring data from an incremental backup requires

All copies of incremental backups made since the last full backup

Copy of the last full backup

The backup utility in Windows 8 that allows for restoration of different versions of saved personal files is called:

File History

Data files containing detection and/or remediation code that antivirus or antispyware products use to identify malicious code are known as:

Signature files

An antivirus software is kept up to date through:

Engine updates

Virus signature updates

A desktop/file management system for Mac OS is known as:


Which of the Mac OS X features allows for using the CD or DVD drive hosted from another computer?

Remote Disc

Which of the Apple software utilities enables installation of an alternative OS in a multiboot environment?

Boot Camp

A command-line command in Linux that allows to search files for lines containing a match to a given pattern is called:


Which of the answers listed below refers to a packet management system most often used on Debian and Debian-based Linux distributions?