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Windows 7: Should I choose HOME,WORK or PUBLIC Network?

27 Dec 2012   #1

Windows XP Professional SP3/Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Should I choose HOME,WORK or PUBLIC Network?

When I installed Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit I chose HOME. I have Norton Internet Security 2013 installed. My PC uses ADSL Broadband connection. Should I change the Internet connection to "PUBLIC" (from the Network and Sharing Center) for added security or can I leave it as "HOME"? Adsl is treated as a LAN and my concern is that if set to HOME the PC is shared in the network?? Thanks


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27 Dec 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

It wont get shared in the network, unless you tell it to. all it does is classif the connection as safe
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