How to turn off network discovery in Windows 7?
Do you know you can restrict your computer from being seen and found by other computers on the network? Well, you can do that if you turn off the network discovery settings in your computer. The network discovery settings when enabled can allow your system to see and find other computers on the network as well as allow the other computers on the network to see your network. So, if you want to keep your access hidden from the other users, it is vital that you turn off the settings of your system.
To turn off the network discovery settings in Windows 7, you can follow our quick and easy solutions and make the changes at the comfort of your home, office or home office.
The solution to the problem
Follow the instruction to turn off the network discovery in Windows 7:
1. Click on “Start”
2. Go to the “Control Panel”
3. In the search box, type “network”
4. Click on “Network and Sharing Center”, and then, in the left pane, click “Change advanced sharing settings”
5. Click “Turn off network discovery”, and then click “Save changes”
See, how quickly and easily you can turn off the network discovery settings in your Windows 7 based PC. So, the next time you face any trouble in making the changes, feel free to follow our DIY solution mentioned above.
For better understanding on the topic, you can watch our solution video below: