CIS 246 Week 4 iLab 4 Exploring Data Storage and Printers

CIS 246 Week 4 iLab 4 Exploring Data Storage and Printers

Author: Minh Reed


iLab 4 of 7: Exploring Data Storage and Printers
Submit your assignment to the Dropbox located on the silver tab at the top of this page.
(See the Syllabus section “Due Dates for Assignments & Exams” for due date information.)
Connect to the iLab here.
Scenario and Summary
Before beginning work, connect to your virtual lab platform (Skillsoft / Element K).
You will explore data storage and set up a printer.
Additional Resource
You may find this resource helpful as you prepare to complete the lab.Printer and Data Storage Management

TASK 1: Explore Data Storage
STEP 1: Explore Properties of Drive C:
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Log on to the server with a password of Password! (remember to end the password with an exclamation point).
In Server Manager expand Storage.
Click Disk Management.
Right-click drive C: and click Properties.
Insert a screenshot into your lab report showing the properties for drive C: (#1).
Click Cancel.
STEP 2: Use chkdsk
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At the command prompt, type “chkdsk” and press Enter.
When done, scroll up so the chkdsk command can be seen and you can see the warning that follows the line: “WARNING! F paramet not specified.”
Insert a screenshot into your lab report showing the warning (#2).
STEP 3: Windows Backup
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Although you saw Windows Server Backup above Disk Management in server manager, it was just a placeholder. We have to install this feature.

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