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The masked subnet

Which of these utilities would be the easiest way to view a summary of the IP address, subnet mask, and default gateway of a Windows workstation?

CompTIA Network+ N10-005: 1.3 – Subnetting

Calculating subnets can seem a bit daunting at first, but the process is relatively simple and only requires basic math skills. In this video, you’ll learn the subnetting process and how you can calculate subnets to fit your networking requirements.

Microsoft 70-680: 4.1 – An Overview of IPv4 and IPv6

Windows 7 integrates two of the most popular protocols on the planet; IPv4 and IPv6. In this video, you’ll learn about these protocols, the specifics of addressing with IPv4 and IPv6, and how these technologies are used to communicate across the network.

What’s with all this subnet stuff?

The idea behind subnetting a network and the use of subnet masks isn’t an incredibly difficult concept, but the details surrounding network subnetting have changed a bit through the years. Subnetting is simply a way to design and interconnect groups of networks.