A network location identifies the type of network that a PC is connected to with a network adapter.
The first time you connect to a network, you might be asked if you want to find PCs, devices, and content on the network, and automatically connect to devices like printers and TVs. Turning on this setting prepares your PC for sharing files and devices on a network. It also automatically sets the appropriate Windows Firewall and security settings for the type of network that you connected to. You can change the network location anytime.
This tutorial will show you how to set the network on your PC to be connected to a domain
, or private
type of location for all users in Windows 10
You must be signed in as an administrator
to be able to change the network location of a network adapter.