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  1. Joined : Dec 2016
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       4 Weeks Ago #90

    @Brink

    I went ahead and selected "Always Notify" for UAC in Option 1, and it removed the "Make this PC Discoverable" setting. But...does that wipe out the whole setting, or does it only make the option "blind" (meaning, my PC is still technically "Discoverable", but it's just not visible)?
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,367
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       4 Weeks Ago #91

    LenaS said: View Post
    @Brink

    I went ahead and selected "Always Notify" for UAC in Option 1, and it removed the "Make this PC Discoverable" setting. But...does that wipe out the whole setting, or does it only make the option "blind" (meaning, my PC is still technically "Discoverable", but it's just not visible)?
    I'm not sure where you got this from, but it's best to leave UAC set to its default setting instead to avoid side effects like that.
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  3. Joined : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       4 Weeks Ago #92

    LenaS said: View Post
    @Brink

    I've performed #3, and #2 isn't cooperating...what do I do? :-/
    What isn't cooperating with #2?

    Did it stay on Private when you did #3?
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  4. Joined : Dec 2016
    Posts : 8
    Windows 10
       4 Weeks Ago #93

    Brink said: View Post
    I'm not sure where you got this from, but it's best to leave UAC set to its default setting instead to avoid side effects like that.
    From your "Note" in #5, under Option 1.
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  5. Joined : Dec 2016
    Posts : 8
    Windows 10
       4 Weeks Ago #94

    Brink said: View Post
    What isn't cooperating with #2?

    I don't know...it just didn't.

    Did it stay on Private when you did #3?
    And no...it did not stay "Private". That's why I performed the UAC change...
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  6. Joined : Dec 2016
    Posts : 8
    Windows 10
       4 Weeks Ago #95

    Brink said: View Post
    What isn't cooperating with #2?

    Did it stay on Private when you did #3?
    Could I be having issues, because I'm not logged in as an "Administrator"? And if so, how do I do that? I ran the "cmd" window as an admin, but I don't know how to do that, outside of the cmd window.
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  7. Joined : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       4 Weeks Ago #96

    LenaS said: View Post
    From your "Note" in #5, under Option 1.
    Ah, ok. Yeah, the Make this PC discoverable setting will not be available if you have UAC set to Always notify.
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  8. Joined : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15007
       4 Weeks Ago #97

    LenaS said: View Post
    Could I be having issues, because I'm not logged in as an "Administrator"? And if so, how do I do that? I ran the "cmd" window as an admin, but I don't know how to do that, outside of the cmd window.
    Yep, you'll need to be signed in as an administrator account.

    Account Type - Determine in Windows 10

    Elevated Command Prompt - Open in Windows 10
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