Elance Windows 7 Test Answers 2015

Which of the following displays the IP configuration of a computer's Interfaces ?

You need to modify the file extensions that are associated with Internet Explorer. What action should you perform?
From the Local Group Policy, Expand Computer Configuration and then click Software Settings.
From the Control Panel, open Default Programs and then click Set Associations.
From Internet Explorer, click tools and then click Manage add-ons.
From Windows Explorer, right-click %programfiles%\Internet Explorer\iexplorer.exe and then click Properties.

Which of these applications is not available out of the box after installing Windows 7?
A PDF viewer
A tool to create Sticky Notes
A Disk Defragmenter
A Document Editor
A Registry Editor

What is the best option for saving time when you are going away from your PC for a short break and want to come back without much delay?
Shut down

What is the difference between 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7 installations?
32-bit operating systems can use more RAM - 1 GB and up- -than the 64-bit operating systems.
64-bit operating systems can use more RAM - 4 GB and up- -than the 32-bit operating systems.
32-bit operating systems can use more RAM - 4 GB and up- -than the 64-bit operating systems.
64-bit operating systems can use more RAM - 1 GB and up- -than the 32-bit operating systems.

Windows 7 uses the ____ kernel.

Which keyboard shortcut allows you to switch between open application windows?
Win Key+R

How does one access the Registry?
Start> Run> regedit.exe
My Computer> Regsitry
Start> Registry
Control Panel> Management> Advanced>Registry
Start> Run> regedit.srt

When you click on the Start (Windows) button and then the arrow button next to the Shut Down button, a list of options appears. Which one of these is not an option on that list?
Log off
Switch User

What is the shortcut combo for showing your desktop?
Windows + Alt + Tab
WIndows + K
Windows + Esc
Windows + D

What happens when you click on the documents tab?
You can see everything that you have downloaded to your computer from the internet.
There is no access to a documents tab.
You get access to letters, reports, notes, and other kinds of documents that are saved to the computer.

Which Run Command will open the System Configuration Utility?

Windows 7 supports multiple firewall profiles.

How do you ensure users only use the accounts they've been given?
Configure Web sites you approve of in the list of Trusted Sites of Microsoft Windows Internet Explorer
Enable Microsoft Windows Firewall
Disable the default administrator account
Use password protection for all user accounts

How do you change the desktop background?
Right click on the desktop > View > Desktop Background > choose an image and click Save Changes.
Right click on the desktop > Personalize > Desktop Background > choose an image and click Save Changes.
Control Panel > Personalize > Window Color icon > choose an image and click Save Changes.
Control Panel > Display > Change Display Settings > choose an image and click Save Changes.

What command do you run to find your IP address from the command line?
ip address

Is it possible to create and attach VHD (Virtual Hard Drive) disks in Windows 7 Disk Management?

How can you check for malware on your computer?
View the Microsoft Windows Experience Index of the system
Run chkdsk on each drive
View the System Stability Chart on the Reliability Monitor taskpad
Run a Windows Defender scan

At default settings, can you access the control panel when you click on the windows start menu?

How do you view hidden files in Explorer?
Right click on folder and hide it.
Go to Control Panel and select Folder Security
Hold down Alt key and click on "tools" and select "Show Hidden Files and Folders" in explorer

What program do you use to connect to a pre-configured VPN?
Use the System and Maintenance program
Use the Mobile PC program
Use the Network and Sharing Center program
Use the Ease of Access program

What happens when you click on the Windows icon from the task bar or press the Windows button on the keyboard?
Accesses the Control Panel.
There is no Windows button available.
It will take you to the Internet.
You can access the Start Menu.

____________ allows you to set up a home network in Windows 7 for sharing files and printers.
Windows Live

Pressing the windows key + L will do which of the following?
Lock the computer
Restart the computer
Open a search window
Lengthen the current window to fill the screen horizontally
Load the most recently closed program

To view hidden files using Windows Explorer you should:
Open the Command Prompt and type in "showhidden"
Select "Show Hidden Files" in Control Panel/Folder Options/View
Update Windows to the Enterprise Edition
Run Windows Explorer with the /showall switch

What are Windows 7 system requirements?
1GHz processor or 64bit
1GHz processor or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) 1GB of RAM for 32-bit or 2GB of RAM for 64-bit 16GB of hard drive space for 32-bit or 20GB for 64-bit DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher.

How to set a computer's date and time?
In the Window that appears click Change date and time settings.
By using command prompt command > Time:/ (Time)

Which command could you use to get the IP address and MAC address of your PC's network adapter, assuming don't already know either address?

Where can you change the settings and customize the functionality of your computer?
My Computer Tab
The Control Panel
Documents Tab

What Does the Key Combination "Win+R" do?
Opens the Run Program
Runs a diagnostic scan
Opens the MMC

Which of the following "cannot" help identify and fix problems with wired (Ethernet) and wireless (Wi-Fi) network connections in Windows ?
Cables that aren't connected properly.
All answers are correct.
WEP, WPA, or WPA2 security key or passphrase issues.
A wireless network adapter switch that's not enabled.
Corrupted or incompatible drivers.

Which of the following is NOT a default library in Windows 7?

A(n) is a computer that controls access to the hardware and software on a network and provides a centralized storage area for programs, data, and information.

How do you make sure the display of your laptop turns off when it is inactive and running on battery power, without affecting the power settings of your hardrive?
Configure the portable computer to use the High performance power plan
Restore the Battery settings to their default positions
Change the advanced power settings in the Battery menu on the taskbar
You must turn of the screen manually with brightness settings

What does GUI mean?
General User Interface
General Unit Intranet
Graphical User Interface
Graphics User Internet
Graphical Unit Interface

What is the appropriate command to repair errors and bad sectors on the system drive
scandsk c: /f /r
chkdsk c: /f /r
dskchk c: /f /r

How do you ensure a standard user can only run applications that you allow?
Disable AutoPlay for software and games
Configure Parental Controls to block games without ratings
In Windows Defender, configure Allowed items
Configure Parental Controls to allow only specific applications

Which Control Panel option will show you the graphics component rating of your computer?
System and Maintenance > Problem Reports and Solutions
Programs > Programs and Features
System and Maintenance > Performance Information and Tools
Appearance and Personalization > Ease of Access Center

You can view system boot time by:
In the start menu search type: "Boot Time"
Hover your mouse over the Start Menu Orb and a tool-tip will display the boot time
From a command prompt type "systeminfo"
Hover your mouse over the clock and a tool-tip will display the boot time
In a Google search type "When did I boot"

What should you do to ensure that your computer does not enter sleep mode when it is sharing media files?
From the Screen Saver Settings, disable screen saver
From the Windows Mobility Center, modify Presentation Settings
From the Advanced System Settings, modify the Startup and Recovery settings
From the Power options, modify the power plan

How can you view all the programs installed on your PC?
Click on the Start menu and go to Documents and it will give you a list.
Navigate to the Control Panel and click Programs & Features
You do not have access to a list of all programs.
Click on the Start menu and go to all programs.

When multiple accounts are used, which of the following is true?
Each user is given an Administrator password
Time limits are automatically placed on each account
Each user can customize certain account settings

How do you add a gadget to your Windows Sidebar if the gadget is not on the list of available gadgets?
Find the gadget file on the internet then drag and drop the file to the Windows Sidebar feature
Download the gadget file and copy the file to C:\Windows\System32
Request the gadget file from Microsoft and copy the file to C:\Program Files
Download and install the gadget file

What is the keyboard shortcut to lock the computer?
Windows Key + L
There is no shortcut. You have to click Ctrl + Alt + Delete and then select "Lock this computer."
Ctrl + Shift + L
Windows Key + Alt + C
Ctrl + Alt + C

By default, can you search for programs and files from the start menu?
No, there is not a search box.
Yes, there is a search box.

How would you go about clearing the DNS Cache in Windows 7?
In the Network and Sharing Center, adjust the properties of your network adapter
At Command Prompt, type: ipconfig /flushdns
Right click your network connection, and hit Troubleshoot
At Command Prompt, type: flushdns

How do you request a user name and password whenever you make changes to the computer system?
Enable the User Account Control: "Detect application installations" setting
Configure the Interactive logon: "Prompt user to change password before expiration" setting to a value between 1 and 999
Enable the User Account Control: "Prompt for credentials" option
Enable the "Password must meet complexity requirements" setting

How do you ensure that the temporary Internet files are deleted when you close Internet Explorer?
Modify the properties of the Recycle Bin
From the Internet Options, modify the advanced settings
Modify the permissions of the %systemroot%\temp\history folder
From the Internet Options, modify the security level for the Internet zone

Does Windows 7 support Windows XP mode?
Only Windows 7 SP1

_____________ puts a temporary lock on the computer when changes are being made to the computer's settings.
Microsoft Security Essentials
Windows Update
User Account Control
Action Center

What User Account Control setting do you toggle to ensure that all local administrators can install applications without being prompted for approval?
Set "Detect application installations" to Enable
Set Admin Approval Mode to "Elevate without prompting"
Set "Virtualize file and registry write failures to per-user locations" to Disable
Set "Detect application installations and prompt for elevation" to Disable

What is the shortcut key for showing the display on a projector?
Windows Key + S
Ctrl + Shift + P
Alt + Shift + S
Windows Key + P
Ctrl + Alt + P

A folder name can contain up to characters, including spaces.

Which version of Windows 7 is not for sale?
Home Basic
Home Premium

You can open the "Uninstall or change a program" window using which Run command?

What is a custom "clean" Windows 7 installation ?
A custom installation replaces your current version of Windows with Windows 7, but doesn't preserve your files, settings, and programs.
A custom installation that replaces your current version of Windows with Windows 7, but gives the hardware on your computer a polish and clean look.
A custom installation that replaces your current version of Windows with Windows 7, and cleans your computer of all viruses and malicious software.

Assuming default paths are used, where must 32-bit binaries get installed on 64-bit versions of Windows 7?
Always in C:\Program Files\
Always in C:\Program Files (x86)\
64-bit versions of Windows 7 do not support the use of 32-bit binaries, no matter where they are installed.
Anywhere a user wants, provided that a 32-bit compatibility checkbox is marked in the file's properties view.
For 32-bit binaries that requires backwards compatibility support, C:\Program Files\. For 32-bit binaries that were built for Windows 7, C:\Program Files (x86)\.

What is the name of the new networking feature in Windows 7

What tool allows you to make configuration changes remotely without the permission of the locally logged-on user?
Remote Assistance
Routing and Remote Access service
Remote Desktop
Internet Connection Sharing

What is a "Library" in Windows 7?
A collection of similar data/applications from multiple locations
A reference location with data essential to run core elements of the OS
A feature which allows you to check out books from an online library and read them digitally
Source files for the OS to be used in the event of a BSoD

Which of the following tools will you use to identify the disk, memory, cpu, and network resources that an application is currently using?
Reliability Monitor
Resource Monitor
Performance Information & Tools
Component Services

Which exception will allow technicians to remotely control your computer?
Remote Service Management
Remote Assistance
Remote Registry Service
Remote Administration

Which of the following scores on the Windows Experience Index will enable you to use the Aero features on Windows 7?

If you shared your home PC with a loved one, how would you stop them from accidentally filling up your hard drive?
Set-up a new hardware entry for the C:\ in hardware management for your loved one's user account.
Set-up a new storage entry for the C:\ in storage management for your loved one's user account.
Set-up a new quota entry for the C:\ in Quota management for your loved one's user account.
Set-up a new system entry for the C:\ in system management for your loved one's user account.

In Library Documents how do you change the view of current window (showing thumbnails) to details?
Click on Tools tab then folder options and put a checkmark in front of Display File Details.
Double click on the folder and select view.
Type "view:details" into the Windows Explorer address bar and hit enter.
Right click inside the folder, scroll down to "View" and select "Details" from list.
Click on Arrange By and select details.

What hotkey combination will resize the active window to take up the right half of the screen?
alt + tab + right arrow
shift + tab + right arrow
windows + right arrow
ctrl + tab + right arrow

With its default settings, Windows 7 requires a password when installing new programs as an administrator.

You need to prevent a custom application from connecting to internet. What should you do ?
From Windows Firewall with Advanced Security, create an outbound rule
From Windows Defender modify allowed items list
From Windows Firewall with Advanced Security, create an inbound rule
From Windows Firewall add a program

Which of the following shortcut key(s) can be used to minimize all windows?
Windows Key + Down Arrow
Windows Key + M
Alt + Esc
Ctrl + Alt + M

How do you remove all System Restore points except the most recent ones?
Right Click C:\ Drive -> Disk Cleanup -> Cleanup
My Computer Properties -> Restore -> Cleanup
DiskManagement -> Clear Recent RestorePoint
Disk Cleanup -> More Options -> System Restore -> Cleanup

First introduced in Windows Vista, Windows 7 comes packaged with a feature called ReadyBoost which is best described as:
A feature which allows you to change the timing on your RAM sticks
A cache feature using a USB memory stick
An integrated way to overclock your CPU
A sound enhancement feature which equalizes volume

How is a folder compressed on the C: drive?
None of these are correct.
Open the folder, choose "Save As" and select "Compressed (zipped) folder."
In Windows Explorer, select Edit tab and click on "Move To" from the list, then select "Compressed (Zipped) folder."
In Windows Explorer, right click the folder, choose "Send To" and select "Compressed (zipped) folder."
In Windows Explorer, select Tools tab and click on "Folder Options" from the list, then select "Compressed (zipped) folder."

What does 'shutdown -r -f -t 03' at a Windows command line do?
It forcibly shuts down all your open applications after 3 seconds, and then restarts the PC.
It asks you to shut down all your open applications after 3 seconds, and then restarts the PC.
It shuts down all your open applications after 3 seconds, and then shuts down your PC.
It shuts down all your open applications after saving them after 3 seconds, and then restarts the PC.

With Aero styles enabled, when you have multiple programs in a maximized view, what happens when you click/hold on the title bar of one window and shake your mouse quickly?
The window you are shaking will be snapped to the left side of the screen.
The window you are shaking will be minimized.
All windows will be minimized, other than the one you are shaking,
The computer will be locked.

How do you reset Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
netsh int ip reset c:\resetlog.txt
ipconfig /all

What is the maximum Windows Experience Index in Windows 7?

Which keyboard shortcut displays a cascading view of all open applications?

How do you ensure that you can recover system configuration and data if your computer hard disk fails?
Create a backup of all file categories
Create a Complete PC Backup and Restore image
Create a system restore point
Perform an Automated System Recovery (ASR) backup

How do you minimize the receipt of email messages that attempt to acquire private financial information using Windows Mail?
Configure the Parental Controls Web restriction setting to High
Create an Inbox rule that moves potentially malicious email to the Junk Mail folder
Configure the phishing filter to move the e-mail messages to the Junk Mail folder

Which version of Windows is required to enable BitLocker drive encryption?
Windows 7 Starter
Windows 7 Home Basic
Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Professional
Windows 7 Ultimate

Which Run Command will open the System Information screen?

Customizing the _____________ settings will have the greatest effect on your ability to read text on your computer screen.
Zoom Level
Aero Glass Effects
Clear Type

How much space is minimally recommended to set aside for a typical Windows 7 installation?
25 GB
18.5 GB
20 GB
15 GB

Windows Key and Break will ...
Toggle Number Lock
Toggle Scroll Lock
Lock the screen
Open System Information
Open a Command Prompt

What is the easiest way to verify digital signing of all installed device drivers
View the properties of each device driver in Device Manager
Running Windows update and install all optional driver updates
Select Tools > Verify Drivers in Device Manager
Run Sigverif.exe

What option can NOT be used to pin an application to the task bar?
Drag the application icon to the taskbar
Right click in the application title bar and select "Pin to Taskbar"
Right click an application in the Start Menu and select "Pin to Taskbar"
Right click on the taskbar icon of an open application and select "Pin to Taskbar"

What is the shortcut key to maximize the current window?
Windows Key + Up Arrow
Ctrl + Alt + M
Ctrl + Alt + Up Arrow
Windows Key + M

What is the default location of the search index?

A ____________ is a "mini-menu" of performance tasks for an icon on the Taskbar.
Jump List
Pin Task

In what year was Windows 7 released?

How do you back up the existing data on a computer while ensuring you are able to recover individual user files that are replaced or deleted during the backup process?
Perform an Automated System Recovery (ASR) backup and restore
In the Backup and Restore Center window, click the Back up computer button
Create a System Restore point
In the Backup and Restore Center window, click the "Set Up Backup" button

Which version of Windows is required to enable DirectAccess to connect remotely to a workplace server
Windows 7 Home Basic
Windows 7 Professional
Windows 7 Ultimate
Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Starter

What is the purpose of Audit Mode in Windows 7?
Enables OEMs and corporations to customize a Windows installation before delivering to the end-user.
Used during information systems audits to ensure machines are compliant to security standards.
Used by Turbo Tax to ensure your taxes will not be audited by the IRS
Reports details about how you are using Windows so that Microsoft can make improvements to the user experience.
Can be used to validate user permissions to files, folders and applications

What is the name of the antivirus suite included in Windows 7 by default?
Windows 7 does not include an antivirus suite, one needs to be installed.
Microsoft 2012
Windows Defender
Norton Internet Security
Microsoft Security Essentials

What is the run command to get to the Local Security Policy?

How do you connect a computer that runs Windows 7 to a network projector?
From the Windows Mobility Center, provide a path to the projector
From Display Settings, extend the Windows desktop
Create a synchronization partnership from the Windows Mobile Device Center
From the Sync Center, create a synchronization partnership

To utilize 8GB of RAM in Windows 7 64bit, what is the minimum required edition?
Home Basic
Home Premium

Only ________ accounts can have Parental Controls.

How many edges of your screen will activate the "snap" feature in Windows 7?

Where do you identify the hardware and software failures that have occurred over the past six months?
In a User Defined Data Collector Set
In the System Performance Data Collector Set
In the System Stability Chart
In a new Event Trace Sessions Data Collector Set

What is the run command to view all shared folders?

How do you view RSS subscription feeds in XML format on Windows 7?
Enable the Automatically download attached files option
Configure the RSS feed to be sent to your e-mail client
Disable the Turn on feed reading view option
Enable the Always use Clear Type for HTML option

What is the RAM limit for Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit?
2 GB
128 GB
192 GB
64 GB
4 GB