NET.exe

The NET Command is used to manage network resources as follows:

Manage Services
NET START, STOP, PAUSE, CONTINUE

Connect to a file/print Share (Drive Map)
NET USE

Manage file and printer shares
NET SHARE, VIEW

Manage open files and user sessions
NET FILE, SESSIONS

Manage Network Time
NET TIME

Manage Network Print jobs
NET PRINT

Security
NET ACCOUNTS, USER, GROUP, LOCALGROUP

Network Messaging
NET NAME, SEND

Help
NET HELP, HELPMSG

Network configuration
NET COMPUTER, CONFIG_WORKSTATION, CONFIG_SERVER, STATISTICS_WORKSTATION, STATISTICS_SERVER

When you use NET commands in a batch file, you can use the Y or N switch to unconditionally answer Yes or No to questions returned by the Net command

“The white man knows how to make everything but he does not know how to distribute it” ~ Sitting Bull

Related:

MODE - Configure a system device.
NETDOM - Domain Manager.
OPENFILES - Query or display open files.
PRNMNGR - Add, delete, list printers and printer connections.
SC - Service Control
Q149427 - Change Password from the CMD prompt
Equivalent bash commands (Linux): groups - group names a user is in, users - login names of users currently logged in


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