This appendix describes some core network settings in Microsoft Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 (Windows). This includes client, server, and TCP/IP service settings. This appendix is not comprehensive. (A comprehensive description of network settings would fill half this book.) The Windows Resource Kit Registry Reference, available at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=4543, contains a more thorough description of the many network settings.
Network key stores information about mapped network drives. Each subkey in
Network represents a drive that is connected to the computer and that will be reconnected when the user logs on again. ...