Chapter 23

Windows Tools


This chapter describes tools that are available under the Windows operating systems. These tools include the command prompt, Computer Management, Process Explorer, remote connections, shutdown, ipconfig, and other Windows commands to gather information about the server.

Key Words

Windows; tools; command prompt; Windows Explorer; Administrator; autocomplete; file types; function keys; WMIC; pipe; Terminal Services Manager; Computer Management; Event Viewer; Process Explorer; VPN; RDC

23.1 Windows Tools

Every operating system has its share of tools that can make your life easier if you are aware of them and know how to use them. Windows is no exception. The tools listed in this chapter can make the job of an ...

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