Windows 10: Workgroup Computers are displayed as Media Devices Solved

  1.    20 May 2017 #1

    Workgroup Computers are displayed as Media Devices

    I have several Win10 computers on a "WORKGROUP" network. Network location is set to private on all machines with network discovery and file and printer sharing activated. Two computers are listed as workgroup computers and two as media devices. What do I have to do in order to get the media devices to show up as workgroup computers?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    20 May 2017 #2

    Media Streaming Options was activated. Not sure how that happened and didn't realize it would affect the Workgroup.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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