The master browser has received a server announcement from the computer that believes that it is the master browser for the domain on transport NetBT_Tcpip_A563D8D5-4C37-4BD2-B6. The master browser is

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    I got this error in my system.log file and Network become too slow.
    The master browser has received a server announcement from the computer <computer Name >  that believes that it is the master browser for the domain on transport NetBT_Tcpip_{A563D8D5-4C37-4BD2-B6. The master browser is stopping or an election is being forced.
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