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The basic Help Files included in both NT 4.0 Workstation and Server provide a simple introduction to NT 4.0 (including a short-but effective-tutorial on the new interface for NT 3.x users), a list of the most common How To... items, some tips and tricks mainly related to the Windows Explorer, a guide to the Internet tools included with NT, a reference list of NT command-line functions, and a Glossary. They're all accessible from Start/Help.
Aside from the basic help that's standard in NT 4.0 Workstation, NT 4.0 Server offers a Books Online item in the Start menu's Programs folder. It provides Windows Help versions of NT Server reference manuals, including a Concepts and Planning guide that covers management and administration issues, and a Networking Supplement that covers details of NT Server's network protocols and features.
You can get help for most dialogs and property sheets in NT 4.0 by pressing the F1 key-even when the dialog or property sheet lacks a Help item.
At the NT 4.0 command prompt, you can get help on any built-in function with the HELP command. For example, type HELP DIR for help on NT's command-line directory function.
NT 4.0 supports an extensive set of command-line network functions inherited from Microsoft's LAN Manager products. To get a list of the commands type NET HELP, and then for details on any command type NET HELP command. For example, NET HELP VIEW gives help on the NET VIEW command.