Windows Server 2003 - Chapter 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12
What are the 4 Editions of Windows Server?
How many internal connections can Web Server support?
How many "out side" connections can Web Server support?
What are the max RAM/CPU for each edition?
What roles can Datacenter not do?
What is the purpose of more than one Domain Controller?
Redundancy (multiple-master replication)
What are the examples of Objects?
What services can a Web Server not do?
Non-Web application server
How do you create a New User in the MMC?
Menu --> Action --> New --> User
What is the extension for the MMC application?
What is the most restrictive Console option?
User Mode: Limited Access, Single Windows
Member of what group are allowed remote access permission by default?
What are the 2 ways to enable remote assistance?
What is the fastest way to end Remote Session?
What should you do to maintain logs?
Event Log Retention Settings (General Tab under each log's Properties)
What is the Event Viewer extension?
What are the 5 types of Events?
What are the 3 base logs?
Who is the only person/group that can view logs?
What are the 3 retention settings for Event Logs?
Overwrite Events as Needed
Overwrite Events Older than x Days
Do Not Overwrite Events
How do you open the Task Manager?
Right Click on open area of Task Bar
If you did a Full Backup Monday and a Differential Tuesday and Wednesday how many tapes would you need to use for recovery on Thursday?
2 tapes (Monday and Wednesday)
What backup(s) will reset the Archive Bit?
Incremental and Normal
How do you enable Volume Shadow Copy?
Local Disk Properties and the select Shadow Copy Tab
What is he purpose of Volume Shadow Copy?
Single file restore
not a replacement to backup
What are two types of backup compression?
Hardware and software
What is the fast version of backup compression?
Backup Media type/size?
What is MMC?
Microsoft Management Console
What is the default mode when creating MMC?
What is the port for Remote Desktop?
What should you do to make sure Event Logs do not get to large?
True/False - Security Logs are disabled by default?
How many tapes would you need to use for a 5 day incremental backup if you needed to restore on the last day of the week (assume full backup Monday)?
5 tapes (everyday)
What is a target?
Data you want to Backup
What is a Service Pack?
Collection of patches and updates
What is a Hotfix?
Fix for single problem
What is an Upgrade?
If trying to install Hotfix with Service Pack already install?
Will not allow install
What Edition does not need Remote Desktop/Terminal Service License?
How can you make a user profile Read Only?
How do you unlock user account lockout?
Active Directory --> Account Tab --> Unlock
What are options in Account Tab?
Delegation, password requirements, login times, etc.
What tools can be used to add users?
Active Directory (p.175)
How do you modify user accounts at the command line?
Can you recover a SID?
(p.167 - not clear in this text)
What folder are user profiles stored?
Documents and Settings
GPO's many only be applied to what?
OU, Sites, Domains
When can you convert Global Group to Universal Group?
As long as the group not a member of any other global group
How do you change Groups?
Active Directory --> Properties (of the group) --> General Tab
Where do you raise the Domain Functional Level?
Administrative Tools --> Active Directory Domains and Trusts
What is Windows 2003 interim used for?
Windows NT 4 compatibility
Where can we apply Group Policies?
OU, Sites, Domains
(Labs p.82) You have a machine on your network that was rebuilt after its hard disk failed. When you try to join the workstation to the domain, you receive an error message. How do you solve this problem?
Active Directory --> Computers --> Reset Computer Object
(Lab.66) When one of your servers reboots, it reports that an error occurred while booting. You can click OK and continue to log on. What tool do you use to see what errors were generated during reboot?
Event Viewer - System Log
(Lab.66) What must you back up to ensure that Active Directory and all other critical components of the server have been backed up?
(Lab.66) Your manager has asked you to find a way of keeping track of all the company's software licenses so this information will be readily available. What feature of Windows Server 2003 can you use for this purpose?
License Logging Service
(Lab.52) What did you have to install on your Windows Server 2003 before you could install Microsoft Software Update Service (SUS)?
(Lab.52) What is the purpose of the Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer?
Security Information Tool
What is a CAL?
Client Access License
What is Volume Shadow Copy?
Contains Multi Versions of File
True/False - Volume Shadow Copy is a good backup solution?
What is SID?
What is the max (default) password age?
42 days (min - 1day)
What is the minimum (default) password length?
(Lab.36) If the server is a domain controller, which logs appear in the Event Viewer?
All (Application, System, Security, Directory Service, File Replication Service, DNS Server)
How can you allow someone to use another users account?
Active Directory --> Account Tab --> Delegation
What are the 3 default account for a Windows 2003 Server?
Administrator, Guest, Support
Domain user accounts consist of a logon name, password and SID. What does Active Directory put inside the SID to verify user rights?
What are the 3 ways to create invitation for Remote Assistance?
Microsoft Windows Messenger
What is the service running on a client computer that connects to the same service on the domain controller to verify computer account?
(Review p.34) Which of the following types of Active Directory objects are not container objects? - User, Group, Computer, OU
(Review p.34) What is the primary distinction between an Active Directory tree and an Active Directory forest?
Do not share a common root domain
(Lab.76) What is the benefit of using Dsadd to create groups instead of using Active Directory Users and Computers?
When needing to create multiple objects
(Lab.76) What are 3 ways that you can add members to a group?
Active Directory Connsole (p.233)
(Lab.76) What command-line utility do you sue to get a list of groups that the administrator account is a member of?
How do you hide a share?
How do you hide a share's list of files in ACL?
share --> properties --> Security Tab --> List Folder Contents
If you are going to share a folder from a workstation what group must you be a member of?
How can you create a share remotely on a machine?
MMC --> Share Folder, snap-in
(p.287 - read this for full answer)
What happens is you rename a shared folder?
it will loss share/permissions
(p.293, does not apply to NTFS p.296)
What is an example of a volume?
What will the folder look like if it is shared?
hand under folder
What are the 3 levels of printer security control?
What tab will you use to create/manage a Printer Pool?
True/False - All printers in a printer pool must use the same driver?
If a pritner has an error where will this report in Event Viewer?
System (it is a driver)
What can we do if the printer is offline with many in the queue?
Redirecting Print Jobs
Where do you do redirecting?
What does IRQ stand for?
Interrupt Request Line
What are the three options controlling Microsoft Signed Software?
What are the 3 Device Manager status indicators?
yellow ! - device cannot be started or improperly configured
red ? - device cannot be identified
red x - device has been disabled
What is the location in memory use for hardware device?
If you create a webcam and what it to be used by M$ without error what must Microsoft do for you?
What are the three options you have for non-signed drivers/software?
What are the 3 symbols seen in Device Manager?
what can you use to launch Disk Managment from the Run Command?
How much disk space must be available for Disk Defragmenter to run?
What does the Net Logon Service do?
Authenticates the computer to the domain controller.
How do you hide ACL permissions?
Contents – deselect the file share box
To create sharing on a remote computer you use?
Share folder Snap In
What happens when I rename a folder?
Data gets lost and I will need to re-share it
Default permissions for sharing files?
Administrator gets Full Control, Everyone else gets read only
What tab is used for Print Redirecting?
What tab is used for Print Pooling?
Name 3 Print Security permissions and what they allow –
Print – allows you to print
Manage Documents – allows you to manage what’s inside the queue
Manage Printer – allows you to manage everything about the printer (admin rights to printer)
What is the location of memory used for hardware devices?
If you create a webcam and want to use it with Microsoft what do I need to do?
Send to Microsoft and have them sign it
What are 3 options will happen if Microsoft does not sign?
Warn – will continue to get little warning errors
Ignore – will not install
Block – will not install
What are the 3 device error symbols and what do they mean?
Yellow ! – improperly installed
Yellow ? – cant be identified
Red X – driver device is disabled
Pressing F8 will allow you to do what?
go to "safe mode", "restore", or "last known good configuration"
True/False: When Nesting Shares, multiple shares on the same folder can have different permissions?
What type of permissions support auditing?
Locally attached printers are attached to the what?
A Print Server allows what?
the pc to talk to the printer
What 3 steps are involved in deploying a shared printer?
Install the printer on the print server
Create a printer share on the print server
Connects the clients to the print server
What tab is used to share a printer?
What can clients do by using Add Printer Wizard, Windows Explorer, and Active Directory?
Where do you control printer security?
in ACL permissions
What 3 things allow you to monitor printers for potential signals of trouble and for utilization statistics?
In device drivers the low-level interacts with ____ and the high-level interacts with ____ ?
A device driver can provide functionality through what two separate driver components?
What builds a direct channel with your processor?
IRQ Interrupt Request Line
Who must decide if, when, and how driver updates should be installed?
When deciding to update or not, what must you do first?