Saturday, April 23, 2011
State the functions of various client software.(web browser, email client, network utilities, network file manager
Is a software application for retrieving, presenting and traversing information resources on the World Wide Web.
Example: Microsoft Internet Explorer, Safari, Netscape Navigator, Opera, Firefox, Chrome, Camino , Netsurf
Is computer program which is used to Read, Create, send, e-mail messages.
Example: Microsoft Outlook Express, Mozilla Thunderbird, Yahoo mail, Hot mail, Eudora, Mahogany, Opera mail
Are small software utilities designed to analyze and configure various aspects of computer networks.
The most common tools include:
Ping : ping a host to check connectivity.
Traceroute , nslookup.
NETWORK FILE MANAGER
To access files and folders on others computer in the network via such protocol as FTP, NFS, SMB or WebDAV