Join Mike Meyers for an in-depth discussion in this video Net command, part of CompTIA Network+ (N10-006) Cert Prep: 4 Making TCP/IP Work.
- If you want to know what's happening…with your network from the command line,…one of your best tools is the net command.…Now, the net command has been around like, well, forever.…Literally, the first network command I learned…in the mid-1980s…was the net command.…The net command even predates Windows.…It comes from the old Microsoft LAN Manager,…the first version of software that ran in DOS.…I mean this thing is old.…But as old as it is, it has been updated and improved,…and you find it even on the most…recent versions of Windows 10.…
So let's take a quick tour and see…what the net command can do for us.…Now, to help you out here, what I've got,…is I've got a system that is on a workgroup named workgroup,…and there's just a few other computers out there.…So one of the first things we can do…with the net command is run net view.…So for starters, if you type net by itself,…it'll give you some ideas of what you can type with that.…Now, I'm not going to go through every one of these examples.…Some of them are a little obsolesce,…
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Q: This course was updated on 06/20/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover Windows name resolution and the net command.