Stop 2003 member Server being master browser

Posted on 2006-06-02
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
I know there is a registry key where you can stop a Windows 2003 member server from trying to take the master browser role.  

Can anyone help me and tell me where it is please.

Question by:MarionTaylor
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    Hi MarionTaylor,

    Taken from this

    Windows 2000 or later operating systems1. Click Start, click Run, and then type services.msc
    2. Right-click the Computer Browser service, and then click Properties.
    3. In the Startup type list, select Manual, and then click OK.
    4. Right-click the Computer Browser service, and then click Restart.
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    Accepted Solution

    It should be:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\ Browser\Parameters

    IsDomainMaster = No
    MaintainServerList = No/Yes  <= your choice.


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