IBM
Network Basics on Microsoft Windows
IBM

Network Basics on Microsoft Windows

Taught in English

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Beginner level

Recommended experience

2 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning

What you'll learn

  • Locate network and internet settingsandIP address.

  • Identify public and private IP addresses.

  • Use terminal commands via the Command-Line Utility (CLI)

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

Recommended experience

2 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Access network and internet settings using two methods, locate network properties and the computer’s IP address and default gateway address.

  2. Identify default web browser and website protocols.

  3. Locate the computer's public and private IP addresses.

  4. Determine the protocols and ports associated with various rules used in Microsoft Windows Defender.

  5. Use the Command-Line Utility interface (CLI) to locate IP addresses, ping the gateway, trace data routes and obtain network statistics.

Recommended experience

- No IT experience necessary

- Basic computer operating skills, including using a web browser

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IBM Skills Network Team
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How you'll learn

  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

  • Expert guidance

    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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