PC Repair Software 1

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which TCP/IP utility command would you use from a Windows NT command prompt to see your workstation’s IP address, subnet mask, and default gateway?
    • A. 

      IPCONFIG

    • B. 

      WINIPCFG

    • C. 

      PING

    • D. 

      TRACERT

  • 2. 
    A Protocol is
    • A. 

      A set of instructions used to communicate devices

    • B. 

      A set of instructions that mimic the ways computers talk to humans

    • C. 

      A series of memory commands

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    The first thing to do when installing windows is
    • A. 

      Set the jumpers on the main board

    • B. 

      Configure the bios to read plug and play devices

    • C. 

      Configure the bios to boot to external devices

    • D. 

      Reset the bios

  • 4. 
    What is the overall system starting order?
    • A. 

      POST, BIOS, Boot Sector, GUI

    • B. 

      Boot Sector, POST, BIOS, GUI

    • C. 

      POST, GUI, MBR, BIOS

    • D. 

      Push the button, hope the magic happens

  • 5. 
    In Device Manager, your NIC card has a yellow circle with a black exclamation point on it. Why?
    • A. 

      It is not working properly and is in a problem state.

    • B. 

      It has been disabled.

    • C. 

      It is not recognized by the system at all.

    • D. 

      Windows doesn’t support cards from NIC anymore.

  • 6. 
    What will you often see when a Windows operating system suddenly halts or terminates?
    • A. 

      A Red, white, and blue screen

    • B. 

      A Unix or Linux replacement

    • C. 

      The infamous BSOD

    • D. 

      The message “Boot could not find NTLDR. Please insert another disk.”

  • 7. 
    Which of the following Windows XP utilities would you first use in troubleshooting hardware related issues?
    • A. 

      Automated System Recovery

    • B. 

      Cmd.exe

    • C. 

      Sysprep.exe

    • D. 

      Computer Management

  • 8. 
    Driver signing and testing in Windows XP is also known as?
    • A. 

      Windows Logo Testing

    • B. 

      Windows Hardware Quality Labs (WHQL)

    • C. 

      Windows Logo Compatible

    • D. 

      Windows Driver Testing

  • 9. 
    SCANDISK is a utility that scans and fixes problems with which?
    • A. 

      Hard drives

    • B. 

      CD-ROM drives

    • C. 

      DVD Drives

    • D. 

      SCSI Devices

  • 10. 
    In Windows 9x how can you terminate a stuck or “hung” program without powering down or restarting the system?
    • A. 

      Keep pressing Ctrl+Alt+Delete until the problem goes away

    • B. 

      Press Ctrl+Alt+Delete: Select Task Manager: Select the stuck or “hung” program and click the End Task button.

    • C. 

      Run a thorough ScanDisk.

    • D. 

      Unplug the unit’s power cable from the AC wall outlet.

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