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Windows 7: Info on link layer topolgy

05 Feb 2019   #1
ugatme53

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Info on link layer topolgy

Hey all, was wondering if there's any advantage to enabling link layer topology discovery in a 2 pc home network, is it just window dressing for mapping the network?



Thanks in advance


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05 Feb 2019   #2
wither 2

Windows 7 Pro SP1 64 bit
 
 

You might take a look at this-

Link Layer Topology Discovery - Wikipedia

If I understand it correctly, disabling it would stop the graphical display of the local area network.
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