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Windows 7: Network icons can't be removed

07 Jan 2010   #1
ray2001

Win 7 Professional 32 and Win 7 Home Premium 64
 
 
Network icons can't be removed

I recently renamed computers on my network. The old icons with the old names still appear. How can I get rid of them?


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07 Jan 2010   #2
patwhatsthat

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Not exactly sure where you're see these "old icons" But if your talking about inside the network utility, simply open an elevated command prompt and type nbtstat -R
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