Disabling Network File Sharing Press ⊞ Win+S. Type control panel. Click Control Panel. Click Network and Sharing Center. Click Change advanced sharing settings. Click the network profile that says “(current profile)” at the end. Select Turn off file and printer sharing. Click Save changes.Where do I find the network sharing password?
Steps to turn off or on password protected sharing in Windows 10: Enter sharing in the search box and choose Manage advanced sharing settings from the result. Click the down arrow on the right of All Networks to expand the settings. Select Turn off password protected sharing or Turn on password protected sharing, and tap Save changes.What is advanced network sharing?
The the "Advanced Sharing" option for administrators applies an additional level of share-level permissions that only act on remote/network access. This allows advanced users to apply an additional level of access control for network access only, but does not apply any rules to the filesystem itself.