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changing from public connecton to private??

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    changing from public connecton to private??


    Hi,

    i am wondering how do i change an internet connection to be private instead of public as my computer blocks all connections to other computers on a public network and i am using multiple laptops so i would like to beable to use homegroup properly

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    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Hawkyrou,

    Here you go. Please let us know if you have any questions.

    Network Location - Set to Private or Public in Windows 8

    Homegroup - Create in Windows 8

    Homegroup - Join in Windows 8
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    hello Brink,

    thankyou, that has explained it to me
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    Posts : 22,575
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome.
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