What Is NetBIOS?

What Is NetBIOS?

NetBIOS is a protocol used to provide communication services for the Windows operating systems. NetBIOS was developed early 1980’s for small networks for communication. NetBIOS standardized with the RFC 1001 and RFC 1002. NetBIOS Services NetBIOS provides 3 main services. These services are generally used by the Windows operating systems like Windows XP, Windows 7, … Read more

nbtstat Command Tutorial

nbtstat Command Tutorial

NetBIOS is a popular protocol mainly used for Microsoft Windows operating systems. NetBIOS provides network-related information and communication over the TCP/IP. The nbtstat command is used to use and manage the NetBIOS protocol. Also, the nbtstat command is used to manage the Windows Internet Name Service (WINS). Another usage for the nbtstat command is troubleshooting … Read more