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On July 16 2014, HOKIES account credentials, used to login to computers in the university Windows domain and Exchange email accounts, will no longer be used to authenticate to network services, specifically wireless and... view Status History All Active Statuses

Disabling Simple File Sharing in Windows

Question:
How do I disable Simple File Sharing in Windows?
Answer:
  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Type: control panel
  3. As you type, results will appear and change. Select Control Panel.
  4. Click the Appearance and Personalization link.
  5. Click the Folder Options tab.
  6. Select the View tab.
  7. Scroll to the bottom of the Advanced settings: list.
  8. Clear the Use Sharing Wizard (Recommended) check box.
  9. Click OK.
Mon, 08/05/2013 - 8:58am 8528 Views Article ID: 2120