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Windows 7: ran net view and random pc found

25 Jan 2011   #1
paul2011

ultimate X32
 
 
ran net view and random pc found

i ran net view in cmd to try and fix previous problem (which is now fixed thanks to all of you who helped) and it came up with a random pc



my laptop is AOA150
my PC is paul-pc
i dont know what or who windows-xp is
what can i do?
do i have a hacker or what?


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25 Jan 2011   #2
anta

windows 7 enterprise 32bit
 
 

have you got an unsecure wifi ?
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25 Jan 2011   #3
DustSailor

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by anta View Post
have you got an unsecure wifi ?
Recommend to always have a password protected wifi, or neighbors can begin to think that its theirs lol.
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26 Jan 2011   #4
paul2011

ultimate X32
 
 

yes it is secure. this morining i ran net view again and there was only the pc i was on that was showing up
so u think its ok now
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26 Jan 2011   #5
anta

windows 7 enterprise 32bit
 
 

I would change the ssid and password.
might also be an idea to reset the admin password on the router whilst you're there
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27 Jan 2011   #6
paul2011

ultimate X32
 
 

just found out that it was xpmode i think it was running in the background

thanks for your help anyway
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