Network Discovery turns itself off...
I found a post on another forum explaining the same problem I've been
having on the two vista machines in my office. It is extremely annoying.
If anyone has any advise on what may be causing this, I'd love to hear
> I have enabled network discovery in the Network and Sharing Center,
> the network type to private.
> Here is the problem:
> I can see & contact other computers on the private network with no
> except that periodically, for some unknown reason, Network Discovery
> to turn itself back off. After that, when I try to connect to another
> on my private network, I get a message that "Network discovery and
> shareing are turned off. Network computers and devices are not
> Click to change". So I click to turn network discovery back on, then
> able to use the network again with no problem - until the next time I
> it when it again seems to have turned itself off and I repeat the
> This is very annoying.
> Does anyone know why Network discovery & File sharing turns itself
> periodically, and how to stop it from doing that so that
> discovery and sharing remain on inside a private network?