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Chapter 13 stack #1

Administrator An account that is a member of the Administrator group can install or uninstall devices and applications and can perform all administrative tasks.When Windows 2000/XP is first installed,one user account is created in this group and the account call Admin
Backup Operator An account that is a member of the Backup Operator group can back up and restore any files on the system regardless of their access privileges to these files.
Batch file A text file containing a file of OS commands. Autoexec.bat is a batch file.
built-in user accounts An administrator account and guest account that are set up when Windows NT/2000/XP is first installed.
chain A group of clusters used to hold a single file.
compression To store data in a file,folder,or logical drive using a coding format that reduces the size of files in order to save space on a drive or shorten transport while sending a file over the Internet or network.
cross-linked clusters Errors caused when more than one file points to a cluster, and the files appear to share the same disc space, according to the file allocation table.
defragment To "optimize" or rewrite a file to a disk in one contiguous chain of clusters, thus speeding up data retrieval.
disk quotas A limit placed on the amount of the disk space that is available to users. Requires a Windows 2000/XP NTFS volume.
Files and Settings Transfer Wizard Enables the convenient transfer of files, documents, and settings from one computer to another. The wizard walks you through migrating files, documents, or settings from an old computer to a new one
forgotten password floppy disk A Windows XP disk created to be used in the event the user forgets the user account password to the system.
fragmentation the distribution of data files on a hard drive or floppy disk such that they are stored in noncontiguous clutsters.
fragmented files A file that has been written to different portions of the disk so that it is not in contiguous clusters.
global users accounts Sometimes called a domain user account, the account is used at the domain level, created by an administrator, and stored in the SAM database on a Windows 2000 or Windows 2003 domain controller.
Group Policy A policy sold through an employment-based group, association or special group insurance trust. Individuals receive certificates of coverage from the group policy. These policies are not subject to most state insurance requirements.
Created by: JReilly26