Share the share

You’d like to access a public share on your NAQUADAH server, but you can’t remember the share name. Which of these commands will show you the share names from your Windows 7 desktop?

A) net share \\naquadah

B) net use \\naquadah

C) net view \\naquadah

D) net start \\naquadah

E) Just type the name of the server, and you don’t even have to spell it properly

The answer: C) net view \\naquadah

The “net view” command allows you to view available shares from the command line.

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