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TCP/IP Utilities
« on: February 04, 2012, 08:20:43 am »
The 2011 CompTIA Network+ N10-005 exam objective 4.3 states:
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4.3 Given a scenario, use appropriate software tools to troubleshoot connectivity issues.
  • Protocol analyzer
  • Throughput testers
  • Connectivity software
  • Ping
  • Tracert/traceroute
  • Dig
  • Ipconfig/ifconfig
  • Nslookup
  • Arp
  • Nbtstat
  • Netstat
  • Route

This article by Roman Rafacz provides a brief description of 7 of these utilities defining the purpose and use for each. A handy guide for not only those studying for the exam, but also a nice reference for anyone troubleshooting network issues.

Top 7 TCP/IP Utilities Every Networking Pro Should Know
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