Which of these would best describe a network location set to Public?
A) You can see all of the devices on the network
B) Your computer is managed by the Active Directory domain
C) All of the devices on the network can see you
D) Network discovery is turned off
E) You can join an available HomeGroup
F) My network is set to “awesome”
The answer: D) Network discovery is turned off
When Windows 7 is set to a Public network location, discovery is disable and other devices are not able to see you on the network.
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