Please explain a subnet Tags: LAN Subnet Networking Last response: August 7, 2012 10:09 PM in Networking Share rasmasyean August 4, 2012 2:56:01 AM In this article: http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/subnet_mask.html Quote:The full address is: 10010110.11010111.00010001.00001001 The Class B network part is: 10010110.11010111 and the host address is 00010001.00001001 If this network is divided into 14 subnets, however, then the first 4 bits of the host address (0001) are reserved for identifying the subnet. Can someoneplease expain the "14"? I don't get it. More about : explain subnet smartguy90 August 7, 2012 4:45:45 AM Why would a network be devided into 14 subnets ? Even if it is, they're saying that the first 4 bits of the host address, which is the computer become the subnet. Networking + certificate? I think I am 100% wrong by the way. m 0 l rasmasyean August 7, 2012 10:09:20 PM I was thinking it's a typo and no one noticed. Perhaps it should be 16. Subnet: 10010110.11010111.0000 (1) 10010110.11010111.0001 (2) 10010110.11010111.0010 (3) . . . 10010110.11010111.1111 (16) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Subnet/dhcp/vlan advice needed please Forum Linking two subnet - Help please !! Forum SolvedFSB:Dram ratio please explain to me Forum SolvedIDE , ATA , PATA , SATA... can you please explain these? Forum SolvedPlease, explain me the difference between 2 video cards Forum Please help me to subnet Forum SolvedImportant anti-systemd essay ... please explain Forum SolvedWhich laptop is better for gaming and please explain why one cost more than the other. Forum SolvedI installed belarc and am just trying to find out the timings for my RAM. Please explain Forum SolvedPlease explain PSU connectors to me Forum Solvedcan someone please explain what the heck is star citizen? Forum SolvedPlease Explain Intel HD Graphics To Me Forum SolvedCan someone please explain these connectors to me. Forum SolvedPlease explain to me what a duplicate ipv4 error means? Forum SolvedPlease explain the Intel CPU prices to me Forum same "subnet mask"?, please help! Forum Solvedi am new into gaming pcs,please explain me the basics, tnx a lot! Forum SolvedLitecoin what is it please explain in english. Forum SolvedPlease explain to me this HDDScan results ..? Forum SolvedCould someone please explain home networking to me? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !