The Scope of the Network Browser Pane


The DameWare NT Utilities Network Browser will display the following icons where appropriate:


image\DNTU-icons-ADRoot_shg.jpg Represents the root level of the Active Directory Browser list.

image\DNTU-icons-ADRootNoADSupport_shg.jpg Represents the root level of the AD Browser list, when AD support is disabled.

image\DNTU-icons-MSWinNetwork_shg.jpg Represents the root level of the Windows Network Browser list.

image\DNTU-icons-FavoriteDomains_shg.jpg Represents the root level of the Favorite Domains list.

image\DNTU-icons-FavoriteMachines_shg.jpg Represents the root level of the Favorite Machines (formerly Non-Browsable) Machines list.

image\DNTU-icons-Container_shg.jpg Represents an Active Directory container, or a folder under the Favorite Machines list.

image\DNTU-icons-ADSiteOU_shg.jpg Represents an Active Directory OU or Container.

image\DNTU-icons-ExchangeServer_shg.jpg Represents a AD Domain Controller or Server running Microsoft Exchange 2000 or greater

image\DNTU-icons-ExchangeOrg_shg.jpg Represents the root of the Exchange System objects (only shown when Advanced Features are displayed)

image\DNTU-icons-ExchangePublicFolder_shg.jpg Represents an AD/Exchange Public Folder.

image\DNTU-icons-DomainPolicy_shg.jpg Represents the AD Domain Policy.

image\DNTU-icons-NFRSettings_shg.jpg Represents the AD File Replication Service settings.

image\DNTU-icons-RPCContainer_shg.jpg Represents the RCP Services container.

image\DNTU-icons-Domain_shg.jpg Represents a Domain in the browser list and also a Primary Domain Controller in the Server list.

image\DNTU-icons-DomainNone_shg.jpg Represents a Primary Domain Controller in the browser list that is not confirmed active.

image\DNTU-icons-TSDomain_shg.jpg Represents a domain that contains at least one Windows Terminal Server.

image\DNTU-icons-TSPDC_shg.jpg Represents a Primary Domain Controller that is running Windows Terminal Server.

image\DNTU-icons-TSPDCNone_shg.jpg Represents a Primary Domain Controller that is running Windows Terminal Server but is not confirmed active.

image\DNTU-icons-BDC_shg.jpg Represents a Backup Domain Controller in the browser list.

image\DNTU-icons-BDCNone_shg.jpg Represents a Backup Domain Controller in the browser list that is not confirmed active.

image\DNTU-icons-TSBDC_shg.jpg Represents a Backup Domain Controller that is running Windows Terminal Server.

image\DNTU-icons-TSBDCNone_shg.jpg Represents a Backup Domain Controller that is running Windows Terminal Server but is not confirmed active.

image\DNTU-icons-Server_shg.jpg Represents machines that are NT/2000/2003 Servers.

image\DNTU-icons-ServerNone_shg.jpg Represents a Windows NT/2000/2003 Server but is not confirmed active.

image\DNTU-icons-TSServer_shg.jpg Represents a Windows NT/2000/2003 Server that is running Windows Terminal Server.

image\DNTU-icons-TSServerNone_shg.jpg Represents a Windows NT/2000/2003 Server that is running Windows Terminal Server but is not confirmed active.

image\DNTU-icons-Working_shg.jpg Represents the current Network Browser process is working.

image\DNTU-icons-NoPDC_shg.jpg Represents no Primary Domain Controller is found for this domain.

image\DNTU-icons-Vista_shg.jpg Represents Windows Vista workstations in the browser list.

image\DNTU-icons-MachineXP_shg.jpg Represents machines that are Windows XP workstation clients in the browser list. (Note: Windows XP has Terminal Services enabled by default)

image\DNTU-icons-Machine_shg.jpg Represents Windows NT/2000 workstation clients in the browser list.

image\DNTU-icons-MachineNone_shg.jpg Represents machines that are currently not available or have not been checked on the current network connection(s).

image\DNTU-icons-MachineDisabled_shg.jpg Represents machines that have been disabled in the browser list, or the root of the Computers list.

image\DNTU-icons-WFW_shg.jpg Represents machines that are Windows for Workgroups. Note: Machines identified with this icon do not have expanded views in the Network Browser tree view.

image\DNTU-icons-9x_shg.jpg Represents Windows 95/98/Me clients in the browser list Note: Machines identified with this icon will have limited functionality.

image\DNTU-icons-9xNone_shg.jpg Represents Windows 95/98/Me clients in the browser list but is not confirmed active.


image\DNTU-icons-Disk_shg.jpg Upon selection, opens the Disk Drives view.

image\DNTU-icons-EventLog_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Event Log view.

image\DNTU-icons-Groups_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Groups view.

image\DNTU-icons-Member_shg.jpg Upon selected, expands the Members option for a Primary Domain Controller within the Network Browser.  Also represents and displays the Members view.

image\DNTU-icons-DomainMemberAdd_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Add Computer to Domain dialog window.

image\DNTU-icons-DomainMemberRemove_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Remove Computer from Domain dialog window.

image\DNTU-icons-DomainMemberSyncPDC_shg.jpg Upon selection, prompts the user to initiate Domain Synchronization.

image\DNTU-icons-DomainMemberSyncBDC_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Synchronize Monitor view.

image\DNTU-icons-OpenFiles_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Open Files view.

image\DNTU-icons-Printer_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Printer view.

image\DNTU-icons-Processes_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Processes view.

image\DNTU-icons-Properties_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Properties view.

image\DNTU-icons-RAS_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the RAS view.

image\DNTU-icons-Registry_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Registry view.

image\DNTU-icons-RemoteCMD_shg.jpg Upon selection, expands the Remote Command options. Also represents and displays the Remote Command Console.

image\DNTU-icons-RemoteCMDView_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Remote Command view.

image\DNTU-icons-RemoteControl_shg.jpg Upon selection, expands the Remote Control options. Also executes the Mini Remote Control application.

image\DNTU-icons-RDP_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the RDP view.

image\DNTU-icons-Replication_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Replication view.

image\DNTU-icons-ScheduleJob_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Job (AT) Schedule view.

image\DNTU-icons-ScheduleTask_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Task Schedule view. Also represents the root of the Schedule View.

image\DNTU-icons-Search_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Search view.

image\DNTU-icons-SendMessage_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Send Message view.

image\DNTU-icons-Services_shg.jpg Upon selection, expands the Services options. Also represents and displays the Services view.

image\DNTU-icons-Sessions_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Sessions view.

image\DNTU-icons-Shares_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Shares view.

image\DNTU-icons-Shutdown_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Shutdown view.

image\DNTU-icons-Software_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Software view.

image\DNTU-icons-SystemTools_shg.jpg Upon selection, expands the System Tools selection depending on your current System Tools configuration up to sixteen entries.

image\DNTU-icons-TS_shg.jpg Upon selection, expands the Terminal Server view.

image\DNTU-icons-TSView_shg.jpg Upon selection, opens the Terminal Server View.

image\DNTU-icons-TSClient_shg.jpg Upon selection, opens a Terminal Services Client session to the remote machine.

image\DNTU-icons-TCPUtils_shg.jpg Upon selection, expands the TCP Utilities options.

image\DNTU-icons-TCPPing_shg.jpg Upon selection, initiates a Ping process on the selected machine.

image\DNTU-icons-TCPTraceRT_shg.jpg Upon selection, initiates a Trace Route process on the selected machine.

image\DNTU-icons-TCPFTP_shg.jpg Upon selection, executes Windows FTP application passing on the machine name or IP address to the application.

image\DNTU-icons-TCPUtils_shg.jpg Expands the TCP Utilities view.

image\DNTU-icons-TCPUtilsView_shg.jpg Upon selection, opens the TCP Utilities view.

image\DNTU-icons-TCPTelnet_shg.jpg Upon selection, executes Windows Telnet application passion on the machine name or IP address to the application.

image\DNTU-icons-Users_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays Users view.

image\DNTU-icons-WOL_shg.jpg Upon selection, displays the Wake On LAN view.




Network Browser Tool Tips:



OS Version

Corresponding Operating System


Windows NT 3.51


Windows 95


Windows 98


Windows ME


Windows NT 4


Windows 2000 Professional, 2000 Server, or 2000 Advanced Server


Windows XP Home, Windows XP Professional


Windows Server 2003





Apple File Protocol servers


Return list for alternate transport


Server running a Browser service as backup


Backup Domain Controller


NT cluster


IBM DSS (Directory and Security Services) or equivalent


Root of a DFS tree


Server running dial-in service


Server running the domain master browser


Servers maintained by the browser


Server running the master Browser service


LAN Manager 2.x Domain Member


Microsoft File and Print for Netware


Novell servers


Windows NT/2000/XP/2003 (either Workstation or Server)


Windows NT/2000/2003 Non-DC server




Server that can run the Browser service


Primary Domain Controller


Primary Domain


Server sharing print queue


All servers


All servers


Any server running with Microsoft SQL Server


Server running the Timesource service




Windows 95 or later


Server running Windows for Workgroups


All workstations


Server running Windows Terminal Server


Xenix server