Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: How to hide other computer icon in network

14 Apr 2017   #1

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
How to hide other computer icon in network

I have several computers on a network and want to be able to hide access, icons when looking at network . I don't want them to see the other computers on the network, ..How can I block this to a standard user in windows 7 in the Group Policy's..

My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 Apr 2017   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

Hello CMP, I'm hoping this will help you. I was able to find this tutorial here, and it should get you where you want to be. Have a look, let us know what happens.

Network - Add or Remove from Navigation Pane

Good luck!
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 How to hide other computer icon in network

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
hide desktop icon how
General Discussion
How to hide windows 7 computer on network
Hi Is there a way I can hide my Windows 7 PC on the network? I tried net config server /hidden:yes > but without luck.. Thx for any help!
Network & Sharing
Hide IE icon on taskbar
Hi here, I would like to know if somebody know a script or registry which can helps me to hide IE icon on the taksbar and start menu? Thanks for your feddback.
General Discussion
Hide Local Area Connections Icon in Network Sharing
Hi Guys, I have a question if there is a way to hide the "local Area Connection" icon in the Change Adapter Settings window. We do not want the regular users changing settings that they do not understand. Of course this is for Windows 7. A way to do it via Group Policy would be...
Network & Sharing
How do I add USER,COMPUTER,and NETWORK icon to desktop
Hey everyone does anyone know how to ADD the 3 icons, USER,COMPUTER, and NETWORK from within the registry ? I know you could add the icons by right clicking the desktop and clicking on Personalize and then click on Change Desktop Icons. I want to do this for a customized BUILD . Thank You
General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:59.
Twitter Facebook Google+