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You are a user on a network. You have a computer running Microsoft Windows and want other users on the network to be able to access your local files across the network. What do you need to do?
Enable and configure file sharing on your computer.
Which of the following cable types uses a light source to transmit information?
Twisted pair
Which of the following is the software component within a computer that is responsible for intercepting requests and deciding whether the request should be processed locally or forwarded to another system across the network?
The network redirector
Which of the following cable types is sometimes referred to as ThinNet?
RG-58 coaxial cable
What type of device amplifies and repeats transmission signals and is used to extend the distance of a network segment?
Which network architecture supports the linear bus topology?
Which network architecture uses a dual-counter rotating ring topology and operates at 100 Mbps?
Fiber Distributed Data Interface (FDDI)
Which of the following is a Microsoft Windows protocol that allows you to name your computer and access remote computers using a name?
Network Basic Input/Output System (NetBIOS)
What is a network layer address?
A logical address
Which of the following protocols allows you to use a name to access a remote computer over the Internet?
Domain Name System (DNS)
What is a multicast?
A message that is transmitted to a specific group of hosts on a network
Which of the following Microsoft Windows utilities allows you to view the Internet Protocol (IP) address and configuration information for a computer?
Which two major protocol suites can be used on a local area network (LAN)?
Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sequenced Packet Exchange (IPX/SPX) Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
What two methods can be used to configure network hosts with an Internet Protocol (IP) address?
-Manual assignment by an administrator
-Dynamic host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)