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Logical Link Control layer

The Logical Link Control (LLC) layer is one of two sublayers that make up the Data Link Layer of the OSI model. The Logical Link Control layer controls frame synchronization, flow control and error checking.

See a breakdown of the seven OSI layers in the Quick Reference section of Webopedia.

Also see "The OSI Reference Model - Understanding Layers" in Webopedia's "Did You Know..." section.







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