Controlling what is shared on a network


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Controlling what is shared on a network

When you use HomeGroup to set up your home network, there are certain defaults that are applied according to the selections you make while you're setting up your HomeGroup, for example, which libraries will be shared, pictures, videos, documents and so on. Of course, we can go back and make changes to those settings but we can take it a step further by choosing the exact folders and even files we want to share. Let's do that now. We'll start by accessing the HomeGroup through Windows Explorer. So from the Taskbar, click the Windows Explorer icon and if you've set up a HomeGroup you'll see it in the Navigation Pane.

So click once, and you'll see that there are no other people in the HomeGroup at this time. So before we can view files from other people on the network, they need to join the HomeGroup, nobody has done that yet, but we have set up our own HomeGroup, so if we want to make changes, we can go to View homegroup settings, click that link, where we can also...

Controlling what is shared on a network
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Controlling what is shared on a network provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows 7 Essential Training

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Business Education + Elearning
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Windows
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