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Published on 02.13.09 by Brent Trahan

Disable the Sharing Wizard

Learn how to disable the file sharing wizard in Windows 7.

Turn Off File Sharing Wizard

  1. Open the Control Panel from the Start menu.
  2. Open Folder Options in the Control Panel.


    Note: If Folder Options is not available, change View by to Large icons at the top right of the Control Panel.

  3. Select the View tab in the Folder Options window.


  4. Uncheck Use Sharing Wizard (Recommended).


  5. Click OK to save the changes.

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  1. Jason Shrewsbury says:

    This would be even more helpful as a registry entry(s).

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