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Windows network

A local area network (LAN) made up of Windows clients and servers. Starting with Windows for Workgroups 3.1 in 1992, all versions of Windows have built-in networking. See workgroup-based network, domain-based network, HomeGroup, LAN and wireless LAN.
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