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Cisco Press is the official publisher for the New CCNA Routing and Switching Certification. The New Edition of this Best-Selling Official Cert Guide includes Updated Content, New Exercises, Enhanced Practice Exams, and 60 Minutes of Video Training -- PLUS the CCNA Network Simulator Lite Edition with lab exercises.

Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching ICND2 200-101 Official Cert Guide from Cisco Press enables you to succeed on the exam the first time. Best-selling author and expert instructor Wendell Odom shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills.

This complete study package includes

  • A test-preparation routine proven to help you pass the exams

  • Do I Know This Already? quizzes, which enable you to decide how much time you need to spend on each section

  • Chapter-ending and part-ending exercises, which help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly

  • Troubleshooting sections, which help you master the complex scenarios you will face on the exam

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  • Study plan suggestions and templates to help you organize and optimize your study time

  • The official study guide helps you master all the topics on the CCNA exam, including

  • Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)

  • Troubleshooting LAN switching

  • IPv4 routing

  • VPNs

  • OSPF and EIGRP configuration and troubleshooting

  • Wide area networks and Frame Relay

  • IPv6 implementation and troubleshooting

  • Network management

  • Well regarded for its level of detail, study plans, assessment features, challenging review questions and exercises, video instruction, and hands-on labs, this official study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that ensure your exam success.

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    Table of Contents

    1. About This eBook
    2. Title Page
    3. Copyright Page
    4. About the Author
    5. About the Contributing Author
    6. About the Technical Reviewer
    7. Dedication
    8. Acknowledgments
    9. Contents at a Glance
    10. Contents
    11. Icons Used in This Book
    12. Command Syntax Conventions
    13. Introduction
      1. About the Exams
        1. The Exams That Help You Achieve CCENT and CCNA
        2. Types of Questions on the Exams
        3. What’s on the CCNA Exams?
          1. ICND1 Exam Topics
          2. ICND2 Exam Topics
          3. CCNA Exam Topics
      2. About the Book
        1. Book Features
          1. Chapter Features
          2. Part Review
          3. Final Prep Tasks
          4. Other Features
        2. Book Organization, Chapters, and Appendixes
      3. Reference Information
        1. Install the Pearson IT Certification Practice Test Engine and Questions
          1. Install the Software from the DVD
          2. Activate and Download the Practice Exam
          3. Activating Other Products
        2. PCPT Exam Databases with This Book
          1. How to View Only DIKTA Questions by Part
          2. How to View Part Review Questions by Part Only
        3. About Mind Maps
          1. Mind Map Mechanics
          2. About Mind Maps Used During Part Review
        4. About Building Hands-On Skills
          1. Overview of Lab Options
          2. A Quick Start with Pearson Network Simulator Lite
      4. For More Information
    14. Getting Started
      1. A Brief Perspective on Cisco Certification Exams
      2. Suggestions for How to Approach Your Study with This Book
        1. Not One Book: 21 Short Read-and-Review Sessions
        2. For Each Chapter, Do Not Neglect Practice
        3. Use Book Parts for Major Milestones
        4. Use the Final Review Chapter to Refine Skills
        5. Set Goals and Track Your Progress
      3. Two Options When Studying for the 200-120 CCNA Exam
      4. Other Small Tasks Before Getting Started
      5. Getting Started: Now
    15. Part I: LAN Switching
      1. Chapter 1. Spanning Tree Protocol Concepts
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. LAN Switching Review
            1. LAN Switch Forwarding Logic
            2. Switch Verification
              1. Viewing the MAC Address Table
              2. Determining the VLAN of a Frame
              3. Verifying Trunks
          2. Spanning Tree Protocol (IEEE 802.1D)
            1. The Need for Spanning Tree
            2. What IEEE 802.1D Spanning Tree Does
            3. How Spanning Tree Works
              1. The STP Bridge ID and Hello BPDU
              2. Electing the Root Switch
              3. Choosing Each Switch’s Root Port
              4. Choosing the Designated Port on Each LAN Segment
            4. Influencing and Changing the STP Topology
              1. Making Configuration Changes to Influence the STP Topology
              2. Reacting to State Changes That Affect the STP Topology
              3. How Switches React to Changes with STP
              4. Changing Interface States with STP
          3. Optional STP Features
            1. EtherChannel
            2. PortFast
              1. BPDU Guard
            3. Rapid STP (IEEE 802.1w)
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
      2. Chapter 2. Spanning Tree Protocol Implementation
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. STP Configuration and Verification
            1. Setting the STP Mode
            2. Connecting STP Concepts to STP Configuration Options
              1. Per-VLAN Configuration Settings
              2. The Bridge ID and System ID Extension
              3. Per-VLAN Port Costs
              4. STP Configuration Option Summary
            3. Verifying STP Operation
            4. Configuring STP Port Costs
            5. Configuring Priority to Influence the Root Election
            6. Configuring PortFast and BPDU Guard
            7. Configuring EtherChannel
              1. Configuring a Manual EtherChannel
              2. Configuring Dynamic EtherChannels
          2. STP Troubleshooting
            1. Determining the Root Switch
            2. Determining the Root Port on Nonroot Switches
              1. STP Tiebreakers When Choosing the Root Port
              2. Suggestions for Attacking Root Port Problems on the Exam
            3. Determining the Designated Port on Each LAN Segment
              1. Suggestions for Attacking Designated Port Problems on the Exam
            4. STP Convergence
            5. Troubleshooting EtherChannel
            6. Incorrect Options on the channel-group Command
              1. Configuration Checks Before Adding Interfaces to EtherChannels
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Definitions of Key Terms
          3. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      3. Chapter 3. Troubleshooting LAN Switching
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Generalized Troubleshooting Methodologies
            1. Analyzing and Predicting Normal Network Operation
              1. Data Plane Analysis
              2. Control Plane Analysis
              3. Predicting Normal Operations: Summary of the Process
            2. Problem Isolation
            3. Root Cause Analysis
            4. Real World Versus the Exams
          2. Troubleshooting the LAN Switching Data Plane
            1. An Overview of the Normal LAN Switch Forwarding Process
            2. Step 1: Confirm the Network Diagrams Using CDP
            3. Step 2: Isolate Interface Problems
              1. Interface Status Codes and Reasons for Nonworking States
              2. The notconnect State and Cabling Pinouts
              3. Determining Switch Interface Speed and Duplex
              4. Issues Related to Speed and Duplex
            4. Step 3: Isolate Filtering and Port Security Problems
            5. Step 4: Isolate VLAN and Trunking Problems
              1. Ensuring That the Right Access Interfaces Are in the Right VLANs
              2. Access VLANs Not Being Defined or Not Being Active
              3. Identify Trunks and VLANs Forwarded on Those Trunks
          3. Troubleshooting Examples and Exercises
            1. Troubleshooting Example 1: Find Existing LAN Data Plane Problems
              1. Step 1: Verify the Accuracy of the Diagram Using CDP
              2. Step 2: Check for Interface Problems
              3. Step 3: Check for Port Security Problems
              4. Step 4: Check for VLAN and VLAN Trunk Problems
            2. Troubleshooting Example 2: Predicting LAN Data Plane Behavior
              1. PC1 ARP Request (Broadcast)
              2. R1 ARP Reply (Unicast)
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Answers to Troubleshooting Example 1
      4. Part I Review
        1. Repeat All DIKTA Questions
        2. Answer Part Review Questions
        3. Review Key Topics
        4. Create STP Concepts Mind Map
    16. Part II: IP Version 4 Routing
      1. Chapter 4. Troubleshooting IPv4 Routing Part I
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Predicting Normal IPv4 Routing Behavior
            1. Host IPv4 Routing Logic
            2. Routing Logic Used by IPv4 Routers
              1. IP Routing Logic on a Single Router
              2. IP Routing from Host to Host
              3. Building New Data Link Headers Using ARP Information
          2. Problem Isolation Using the ping Command
            1. Ping Command Basics
            2. Strategies and Results When Testing with the ping Command
              1. Testing Longer Routes from Near the Source of the Problem
              2. Using Extended Ping to Test the Reverse Route
              3. Testing LAN Neighbors with Standard Ping
              4. Testing LAN Neighbors with Extended Ping
              5. Testing WAN Neighbors with Standard Ping
            3. Using Ping with Names and with IP Addresses
          3. Problem Isolation Using the traceroute Command
            1. traceroute Basics
              1. How the traceroute Command Works
              2. Standard and Extended traceroute
            2. Using traceroute to Isolate the Problem to Two Routers
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Definitions of Key Terms
      2. Chapter 5. Troubleshooting IPv4 Routing Part II
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Problems Between the Host and the Default Router
            1. Root Causes Based on a Host’s IPv4 Settings
              1. Ensure IPv4 Settings Correctly Match
              2. Mismatched Masks Impact Route to Reach Subnet
              3. Typical Root Causes of DNS Problems
              4. Wrong Default Router IP Address Setting
            2. Root Causes Based on the Default Router’s Configuration
              1. Mismatched VLAN Trunking Configuration with Router on a Stick
              2. DHCP Relay Issues
              3. Router LAN Interface and LAN Issues
          2. Problems with Routing Packets Between Routers
            1. IP Forwarding by Matching the Most Specific Route
              1. Using show ip route and Subnet Math to Find the Best Route
              2. Using show ip route address to Find the Best Route
              3. show ip route Reference
            2. Routing Problems Caused by Incorrect Addressing Plans
              1. Recognizing When VLSM Is Used or Not
              2. Overlaps When Not Using VLSM
              3. Overlaps When Using VLSM
              4. Configuring Overlapping VLSM Subnets
            3. Router WAN Interface Status
            4. Filtering Packets with Access Lists
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
      3. Chapter 6. Creating Redundant First-Hop Routers
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. FHRP Concepts
            1. The Need for Redundancy in Networks
            2. The Need for a First Hop Redundancy Protocol
              1. The Three Solutions for First-Hop Redundancy
            3. HSRP Concepts
              1. HSRP Failover
              2. HSRP Load Balancing
            4. GLBP Concepts
          2. FHRP Configuration and Verification
            1. Configuring and Verifying HSRP
            2. Configuring and Verifying GLBP
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
          4. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      4. Chapter 7. Virtual Private Networks
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. VPN Fundamentals
            1. IPsec VPNs
            2. SSL VPNs
          2. GRE Tunnels
            1. GRE Tunnel Concepts
              1. Routing over GRE Tunnels
              2. GRE Tunnels over the Unsecured Network
            2. Configuring GRE Tunnels
            3. Verifying a GRE Tunnel
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
          4. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      5. Part II Review
        1. Repeat All DIKTA Questions
        2. Answer Part Review Questions
        3. Review Key Topics
        4. Create IPv4 Root Causes Mind Map
        5. Create FHRP Commands Mind Map
    17. Part III: IP Version 4 Routing Protocols
      1. Chapter 8. Implementing OSPF for IPv4
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. OSPF Protocols and Operation
            1. OSPF Overview
            2. Becoming Neighbors and Exchanging the LSDB
              1. Agreeing to Become Neighbors
              2. Fully Exchanging LSAs with Neighbors
              3. Maintaining Neighbors and the LSDB
              4. Using Designated Routers on Ethernet Links
            3. Scaling OSPF Using Areas
              1. OSPF Areas
              2. How Areas Reduce SPF Calculation Time
              3. OSPF Area Design Advantages
            4. Link-State Advertisements
              1. Router LSAs Build Most of the Intra-Area Topology
              2. Network LSAs Complete the Intra-Area Topology
              3. LSAs in a Multi-Area Design
            5. Calculating the Best Routes with SPF
            6. Administrative Distance
          2. OSPF Configuration and Verification
            1. OSPFv2 Configuration Overview
            2. Multi-Area OSPFv2 Configuration Example
              1. Single-Area Configurations
              2. Multi-Area Configuration
            3. Verifying the Multi-Area Configuration
              1. Verifying the Correct Areas on Each Interface on an ABR
              2. Verifying Which Router Is DR and BDR
              3. Verifying the Number and Type of LSAs
              4. Verifying OSPF Routes
            4. OSPF Metrics (Cost)
              1. Setting the Cost Based on Interface Bandwidth
              2. The Need for a Higher Reference Bandwidth
            5. OSPF Load Balancing
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
          4. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      2. Chapter 9. Understanding EIGRP Concepts
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. EIGRP and Distance Vector Routing Protocols
            1. Introduction to EIGRP
            2. Basic Distance Vector Routing Protocol Features
              1. The Concept of a Distance and a Vector
              2. Full Update Messages and Split Horizon
              3. Route Poisoning
            3. EIGRP as an Advanced DV Protocol
              1. EIGRP Sends Partial Update Messages, As Needed
              2. EIGRP Maintains Neighbor Status Using Hello
              3. Summary of Interior Routing Protocol Features
          2. EIGRP Concepts and Operation
            1. EIGRP Neighbors
            2. Exchanging EIGRP Topology Information
            3. Calculating the Best Routes for the Routing Table
              1. The EIGRP Metric Calculation
              2. An Example of Calculated EIGRP Metrics
              3. Caveats with Bandwidth on Serial Links
            4. EIGRP Convergence
              1. Feasible Distance and Reported Distance
              2. EIGRP Successors and Feasible Successors
              3. The Query and Reply Process
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
      3. Chapter 10. Implementing EIGRP for IPv4
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Core EIGRP Configuration and Verification
            1. EIGRP Configuration
            2. Configuring EIGRP Using a Wildcard Mask
            3. Verifying EIGRP Core Features
              1. Finding the Interfaces on Which EIGRP is Enabled
              2. Displaying EIGRP Neighbor Status
              3. Displaying the IPv4 Routing Table
          2. EIGRP Metrics, Successors, and Feasible Successors
            1. Viewing the EIGRP Topology Table
              1. Finding Successor Routes
              2. Finding Feasible Successor Routes
              3. Convergence Using the Feasible Successor Route
            2. Examining the Metric Components
          3. Other EIGRP Configuration Settings
            1. Load Balancing Across Multiple EIGRP Routes
            2. Tuning the EIGRP Metric Calculation
            3. Autosummarization and Discontiguous Classful Networks
              1. Automatic Summarization at the Boundary of a Classful Network
              2. Discontiguous Classful Networks
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
          4. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      4. Chapter 11. Troubleshooting IPv4 Routing Protocols
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Perspectives on Troubleshooting Routing Protocol Problems
          2. Interfaces Enabled with a Routing Protocol
            1. EIGRP Interface Troubleshooting
              1. Examining Working EIGRP Interfaces
              2. Examining the Problems with EIGRP Interfaces
            2. OSPF Interface Troubleshooting
          3. Neighbor Relationships
            1. EIGRP Neighbor Verification Checks
            2. EIGRP Neighbor Troubleshooting Example
            3. OSPF Neighbor Troubleshooting
              1. Finding Area Mismatches
              2. Finding Duplicate OSPF Router IDs
              3. Finding OSPF Hello and Dead Timer Mismatches
            4. Other OSPF Issues
              1. Mismatched OSPF Network Types
              2. Mismatched MTU Settings
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      5. Part III Review
        1. Repeat All DIKTA Questions
        2. Answer Part Review Questions
        3. Review Key Topics
        4. Create OSPF and EIGRP Root Causes Mind Map
        5. Create OSPF and EIGRP Commands Mind Map
    18. Part IV: Wide-Area Networks
      1. Chapter 12. Implementing Point-to-Point WANs
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Leased Line WANs with HDLC
            1. Layer 1 Leased Lines
              1. The Physical Components of a Leased Line
              2. Leased Lines and the T-Carrier System
              3. The Role of the CSU/DSU
              4. Building a WAN Link in a Lab
            2. Layer 2 Leased Lines with HDLC
            3. Configuring HDLC
          2. Leased-Line WANs with PPP
            1. PPP Concepts
              1. PPP Framing
              2. PPP Control Protocols
              3. PPP Authentication
            2. Configuring PPP
            3. CHAP Configuration and Verification
          3. Troubleshooting Serial Links
            1. Troubleshooting Layer 1 Problems
            2. Troubleshooting Layer 2 Problems
              1. Keepalive Failure
              2. PAP and CHAP Authentication Failure
            3. Troubleshooting Layer 3 Problems
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
          4. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      2. Chapter 13. Understanding Frame Relay Concepts
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Frame Relay Overview
            1. Virtual Circuits
            2. LMI and Encapsulation Types
            3. Frame Relay Encapsulation and Framing
          2. Frame Relay Addressing
            1. Frame Relay Local Addressing
            2. Frame Forwarding with One DLCI Field
          3. Network Layer Addressing with Frame Relay
            1. Frame Relay Layer 3 Addressing: One Subnet Containing All Frame Relay DTEs
            2. Frame Relay Layer 3 Addressing: One Subnet Per VC
            3. Frame Relay Layer 3 Addressing: Hybrid Approach
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Definitions of Key Terms
      3. Chapter 14. Implementing Frame Relay
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Frame Relay Configuration and Verification
            1. Planning a Frame Relay Configuration
            2. Configuring Using Physical Interfaces and One IP Subnet
            3. Configuring the Encapsulation and LMI
            4. Frame Relay Address Mapping
              1. Inverse ARP
              2. Static Frame Relay Mapping
            5. Configuring Point-to-Point Subinterfaces
              1. Verifying Point-to-Point Frame Relay
            6. Configuring with Multipoint Subinterfaces
            7. OSPF Issues on Frame Relay Multipoint and Physical Interfaces
          2. Frame Relay Troubleshooting
            1. A Suggested Frame Relay Troubleshooting Process
            2. Layer 1 Issues on the Access Link (Step 1)
            3. Layer 2 Issues on the Access Link (Step 2)
            4. PVC Problems and Status (Step 3)
              1. Find the Connected Subnet and Outgoing Interface (Steps 3a and 3b)
              2. Find the PVCs Assigned to That Interface (Step 3c)
              3. Determine Which PVC Is Used to Reach a Particular Neighbor (Step 3d)
              4. PVC Status
              5. Subinterface Status
            5. Frame Relay Mapping Issues (Step 4)
            6. End-to-End Encapsulation (Step 5)
            7. Mismatched Subnet Numbers (Step 6)
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      4. Chapter 15. Identifying Other Types of WANs
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Private WANs to Connect Enterprises
            1. Leased Lines
            2. Frame Relay
            3. Ethernet WANs
            4. MPLS
            5. VSAT
          2. Public WANs and Internet Access
            1. Internet Access (WAN) Links
            2. Dial Access with Modems and ISDN
            3. Digital Subscriber Line
            4. Cable Internet
            5. Mobile Phone Access with 3G/4G
            6. PPP over Ethernet
              1. PPP over Ethernet Concepts
              2. PPP over Ethernet Configuration
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
      5. Part IV Review
        1. Repeat All DIKTA Questions
        2. Answer Part Review Questions
        3. Review Key Topics
        4. Create Problem Isolation and Root Cause Mind Map
        5. Create Frame Relay Configuration Mind Map
    19. Part V: IP Version 6
      1. Chapter 16. Troubleshooting IPv6 Routing
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Normal IPv6 Operation
            1. Unicast IPv6 Addresses and IPv6 Subnetting
            2. Assigning Addresses to Hosts
              1. Stateful DHCPv6
              2. Stateless Address Autoconfiguration
            3. Router Address and Static Route Configuration
              1. Configuring IPv6 Routing and Addresses on Routers
              2. IPv6 Static Routes on Routers
            4. Verifying IPv6 Connectivity
              1. Verifying Connectivity from IPv6 Hosts
              2. Verifying IPv6 from Routers
          2. Troubleshooting IPv6
            1. Pings from the Host Work Only in Some Cases
            2. Pings Fail from a Host to Its Default Router
            3. Problems Using Any Function That Requires DNS
            4. Host Is Missing IPv6 Settings: Stateful DHCP Issues
            5. Host Is Missing IPv6 Settings: SLAAC Issues
            6. Traceroute Shows Some Hops, But Fails
            7. Routing Looks Good, But Traceroute Still Fails
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
          4. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      2. Chapter 17. Implementing OSPF for IPv6
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. OSPFv3 Configuration
            1. OSPFv3 ICND1 Configuration Review
            2. Example Multi-Area OSPFv3 Configuration
              1. Single Area Configuration on the Three Internal Routers
              2. Adding Multi-Area Configuration on the Area Border Router
            3. Other OSPFv3 Configuration Settings
              1. Setting OSPFv3 Interface Cost to Influence Route Selection
              2. OSPF Load Balancing
              3. Injecting Default Routes
          2. OSPF Concepts, Verification, and Troubleshooting
            1. OSPFv3 Interfaces
              1. Verifying OSPFv3 Interfaces
              2. Troubleshooting OSPFv3 Interfaces
            2. OSPFv3 Neighbors
              1. Verifying OSPFv3 Neighbors
              2. Troubleshooting OSPFv3 Neighbors
            3. OSPFv3 LSDB and LSAs
              1. Verifying OSPFv3 LSAs
              2. Troubleshooting OSPFv3 LSAs
            4. OSPFv3 Metrics and IPv6 Routes
              1. Verifying OSPFv3 Interface Cost and Metrics
              2. Troubleshooting IPv6 Routes Added by OSPFv3
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
          4. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      3. Chapter 18. Implementing EIGRP for IPv6
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. EIGRPv6 Configuration
            1. EIGRPv6 Configuration Basics
            2. EIGRPv6 Configuration Example
            3. Other EIGRPv6 Configuration Settings
              1. Setting Bandwidth and Delay to Influence EIGRPv6 Route Selection
              2. EIGRP Load Balancing
              3. EIGRP Timers
          2. EIGRPv6 Concepts, Verification, and Troubleshooting
            1. EIGRPv6 Interfaces
            2. EIGRPv6 Neighbors
            3. EIGRPv6 Topology Database
            4. EIGRPv6 IPv6 Routes
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
          4. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      4. Part V Review
        1. Repeat DIKTA Questions
        2. Answer Part Review Questions
        3. Review Key Topics
        4. Create Troubleshooting Root Causes Mind Map
        5. Create OSPFv3 and EIGRPv6 Commands Mind Map
    20. Part VI: Network Management
      1. Chapter 19. Managing Network Devices
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Simple Network Management Protocol
            1. Describing SNMP
            2. The Management Information Base
            3. Configuring SNMP Version 2c
            4. SNMP Version 3
          2. System Message Logging (Syslog)
            1. An Overview of System Message Logging
            2. System Message Format
            3. System Message Severity Levels
            4. Configuring and Verifying Syslog
            5. Using a Syslog Server
          3. NetFlow
            1. An Overview of NetFlow
            2. Network Flows
            3. Configuring NetFlow
            4. Verifying and Using NetFlow
            5. The NetFlow Collector
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
      2. Chapter 20. Managing IOS Files
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. Managing Cisco IOS Files
            1. Upgrading a Cisco IOS Software Image into Flash Memory
            2. The Cisco IOS Software Boot Sequence
              1. The Three Router Operating Systems
              2. The Configuration Register
              3. How a Router Chooses Which OS to Load
              4. Recovering If the IOS Does Not Load
              5. Verifying the IOS Image Using the show version Command
          2. Password Recovery
            1. The General Ideas Behind Cisco Password Recovery/Reset
            2. A Specific Password Reset Example
          3. Managing Configuration Files
            1. Configuration File Basics
            2. Copying and Erasing Configuration Files
            3. Initial Configuration (Setup Mode)
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Definitions of Key Terms
          3. Command References
      3. Chapter 21. Managing IOS Licensing
        1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
        2. Foundation Topics
          1. IOS Packaging
            1. IOS Images per Model, Series, and per Software Version/Release
            2. Original Packaging: One IOS Image per Feature Set Combination
            3. New IOS Packaging: One Universal Image with All Feature Sets
          2. IOS Software Activation with Universal Images
            1. Managing Software Activation with Cisco License Manager
            2. Manually Activating Software Using Licenses
            3. Example of Manually Activating a License
              1. Showing the Current License Status
              2. Adding a Permanent Technology Package License
            4. Right-to-Use Licenses
        3. Exam Preparation Tasks
          1. Review All the Key Topics
          2. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
          3. Definitions of Key Terms
          4. Command Reference to Check Your Memory
      4. Part VI Review
        1. Repeat All DIKTA Questions
        2. Answer Part Review Questions
        3. Review Key Topics
    21. Part VII: Final Review
      1. Chapter 22. Final Review
        1. Advice About the Exam Event
          1. Learn the Question Types Using the Cisco Certification Exam Tutorial
          2. Think About Your Time Budget Versus Numbers of Questions
          3. A Suggested Time-Check Method
          4. Miscellaneous Pre-Exam Suggestions
          5. Exam-Day Advice
        2. Exam Review
          1. Practice Subnetting and Other Math-Related Skills
          2. Take Practice Exams
            1. Practicing Taking the ICND2 Exam
            2. Practicing Taking the CCNA Exam
              1. Advice on How to Answer Exam Questions
              2. Taking Other Practice Exams
          3. Find Knowledge Gaps Through Question Review
          4. Practice Hands-On CLI Skills
            1. Review Mind Maps from Part Review
            2. Do Labs
          5. Other Study Tasks
          6. Final Thoughts
    22. Part VIII: Appendixes
      1. Appendix A. Numeric Reference Tables
      2. Appendix B. ICND2 Exam Updates
        1. Rapid STP (IEEE 802.1w) Concepts
          1. RSTP and the Alternate (Root) Port
          2. RSTP States and Processes
          3. RSTP Backup (Designated) Ports
          4. RSTP Port Types
        2. Identifying RSTP Through Configuration and Verification
          1. Identifying the STP Mode on a Catalyst Switch
          2. RSTP Port Roles
          3. RSTP Port States
          4. Port Types
        3. Static IPv4 Routes
          1. Static Route Configuration
          2. Static Routes with No Competing Routes
          3. Static Routes with Competing Routes
        4. Troubleshooting IPv4 Routing with ACLs
          1. Pinging over Serial Links that Have ACLs
            1. Router ping Commands Bypass Outgoing ACL Logic
            2. Self ping over Serial Links
          2. Self Ping of a Router Ethernet Interface IP Address
          3. ping of a Neighboring Device over Ethernet
        5. First-Hop Redundancy Protocols
          1. Influencing the HSRP Active Router Choice Using Tracking
          2. Identifying FHRPs Based on Various Terms and Facts
        6. OSPF Default Routes and Interface Configuration
          1. OSPF Default Routes
          2. OSPFv2 Interface Configuration
            1. Configuring the ip ospf Interface Subcommand
            2. Verifying Newer OSPFv2 Configuration
        7. EIGRP Issues on Multipoint and Physical Interfaces
      3. Glossary
    23. Index
    24. DVD Appendixes
      1. Appendix C. Answers to the “Do I Know This Already?” Quizzes
        1. Chapter 1
        2. Chapter 2
        3. Chapter 6
        4. Chapter 7
        5. Chapter 8
        6. Chapter 9
        7. Chapter 10
        8. Chapter 12
        9. Chapter 13
        10. Chapter 14
        11. Chapter 15
        12. Chapter 17
        13. Chapter 18
        14. Chapter 19
        15. Chapter 20
        16. Chapter 21
      2. Appendix D. Memory Tables
        1. Chapter 1
        2. Chapter 3
        3. Chapter 5
        4. Chapter 6
        5. Chapter 7
        6. Chapter 8
        7. Chapter 9
        8. Chapter 11
        9. Chapter 12
        10. Chapter 13
        11. Chapter 14
        12. Chapter 15
        13. Chapter 16
        14. Chapter 17
        15. Chapter 18
        16. Chapter 19
        17. Appendix B
      3. Appendix E. Memory Tables Answer Key
        1. Chapter 1
        2. Chapter 3
        3. Chapter 5
        4. Chapter 6
        5. Chapter 7
        6. Chapter 8
        7. Chapter 9
        8. Chapter 11
        9. Chapter 12
        10. Chapter 13
        11. Chapter 14
        12. Chapter 15
        13. Chapter 16
        14. Chapter 17
        15. Chapter 18
        16. Chapter 19
        17. Appendix B
      4. Appendix F. Mind Map Solutions
        1. Part I Review Mind Map Solution
        2. Part II Review Mind Map Solutions
        3. Part III Review Mind Map Solutions
        4. Part IV Review Mind Map Solutions
        5. Part V Review Mind Map Solutions
      5. Appendix G. Study Planner
    25. Inside Front Cover
    26. Where are the Companion Content Files?
    27. Cisco CCNA ICND2: Videos on the DVD
    28. Code Snippets