Learn how to turn Network Discovery off in Windows 7.
How do I disable Network Discovery?
- Open the Control Panel from the Start Menu.
- Open the Network and Sharing Center in the Control Panel.
Note: If the Network and Sharing Center is not available, change View by to Large icons at the top right of the Control Panel.
- Select Change advanced sharing settings in the left column of the Network and Sharing Center window.
- Select Turn off network discovery and then click Save changes.
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