[post_ad]WINS(Window internet name service) Server resolve the query with the help of Netbios . Netbios is the name of computer its maximum character length is 15 character , 14 character provide by user and 1 character provide by OS for its internal information.
- Wins can work in work group as well as in domain.
- Wins is integrated with ADS , DNS and DHCP.
- Wins server have own database with the help of this database Wins ca resolve query.
- It store the database in the file that file known as lmhost.sam
- In which system Wins install that system know as WINS server.
Replication In Wins-: If any Wins server do not capable to resolve the query itself then it will transfer that query another wins server.