The Windows shell is responsible for interacting with hardware.

True or False

False
The Home editions of Windows 7 do not include the Local Security Policy or Print Management.

True or False

True
You do not have to be logged on as an administrator in order to use tools found in Computer Management.

True or False

False
Windows Task Scheduler can be set to launch a task or program at a future time, including at startup.

True or False

True
There is no undo feature in the Registry Editor.

True or False

True
What Task Manager tab shows running processes organized by Apps, Background processes, and Windows processes?

Applications
Services
Processes
Performance

Processes
What task can’t be performed by using Task Manager?

end a proces
end process tree
restart a process
start a process

restart a process
What Windows utility can be used to find out what processes are launched at startup?

Task Manager
Microsoft Management Console
System Configuration
Computer Management

System Configuration
Where can a user find out more information about a hardware or network failure that occurred on that particular PC?

-Event Viewer
-Performance Information and Tools
-Task Scheduler
-Resource Monitor

Event Viewer
What Windows utility is particularly useful in identifying software and hardware bottlenecks, and provides the ability to monitor in real time?

Event Viewer
Reliability Monitor
Performance Monitor
Resource Monitor

Performance Monitor
Using what utility allows you to build your own customized console windows?

-Microsoft Management Console
-Microsoft Manager Console
-Microsoft Management Components
-Microsoft Manager Controls

Microsoft Management Console
When troubleshooting a device or service that has failed to start, what utility may have information regarding the cause?

Microsoft Management Console
Event Viewer
Performance Monitor
Resource Monitor

Event Viewer
What is the term given to the individual tools in a console?

consoles
add-ins
snap-ins
views

snap-ins
What registry key stores information that determines which application is opened when a user double-clicks a file?

HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT
HKEY_USERS
HKEY_CURRENT_USER
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE

HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT
If you need to see information about problems and errors that have happened over time, what utility should you use?

Performance Monitor
Resource Monitor
Reliability Monitor
Services Console

Reliability Monitor
What Windows utility is used to control the Windows and third-party services installed on a system?

Microsoft Management Console
Event Viewer
System Configuration Utility
Services console

Services console
Shell subsystems that have only a limited access to system information and can access hardware only through other OS services are operating in what mode?

process mode
elevated privilege mode
user mode
kernel mode

user mode
What Performance counter tracks the percentage of time the hard drive is in use?

Avg. Disk Queue Length
% Disk Time
Disk Buffer Length
Max Disk Queue Length

% Disk Time
What file holds the preferences and settings of the currently signed-in user?

ntprofile.dat
ntuser.dat
profile.ini
userconfig.ini

ntuser.dat
What registry key is considered to be the most important key, containing hardware, software, and security data?

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
HKEY_CURRENT_CONFIG
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT
HKEY_USERS

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
If a game or desktop publishing app that relies heavily on graphics is not performing well or giving errors, what command can you run to view DirectX information?

dxtshoot.exe
gpudiag.exe
dxdiag.exe
video.exe

dxdiag.exe
When a user logs into Windows, what registry key is created?

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
HKEY_CURRENT_CONFIG
HKEY_USERS
HKEY_CURRENT_USER

HKEY_CURRENT_USER
Within the Properties box of a service in the Services console, what is NOT a valid startup type for a service?

Automatic (Delayed Start)
Scheduled
Manual
Automatic

Scheduled
A custom view filter in Event Viewer can be saved to a file using what extension?

.evf
.evlog
.evs
.evtx

.evtx
If you need to find the model and speed of the installed processor and hard drive and the amount of memory installed, what utility should you open?

Task Manager
msinfo32.exe
Event Viewer
msconfig.exe

msinfo32.exe
What tabs found in the Windows Task Manager dialog box? (Choose all that apply).

Applications
Startup
Processes
Performance

Startup
Processes
Performance
What utilities can be accessed using the Computer Management window? (Choose all that apply).

Task Manager
Event Viewer
Performance Monitor
System Configuration

Event Viewer
Performance Monitor
What types of events are logged by Windows and can be viewed using the Event Viewer? (Choose all that apply).

Scheduled
Error
Warning
Information

Error
Warning
Information
Regarding the Performance Monitor utility, which statements are accurate? (Choose all that apply.)

can monitor in real time
can save data in logs
keeps a log of errors
helps to identify bottlenecks

can monitor in real time
can save data in logs
helps to identify bottlenecks
The Windows kernel includes what two main components?

background services
executive services
HAL
shell

executive services
HAL
The core of the OS that is responsible for interacting with hardware
kernel
a database designed with a treelike structure that contains configuration information for Windows, users, software applications, and installed hardware devices
Registry
uses a flash drive or secure digital (SD) memory card to boost hard drive performance
Windows ReadyBoost
a component of the kernel which makes up the layer closest to the hardware
HAL
lets you view the applications and processes running on your computer as well as information about process and memory performance, network activity, and user activity
Task Manager
the portion of an OS that relates to the user and to applications
shell
can be set to launch a task or program at a future time, including at startup
Task Scheduler
A program that runs in the background and is called on by other programs to perform a background task
Service
A window that consolidates several Windows administrative tools that you can use to manage the local PC or other computers on the network
Computer Management
a Windows tool useful for troubleshooting hardware or network failures, OS error messages, failed services and more.
Event Viewer
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