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Excessive NBNS query activity

Last Modified: 2013-11-29
I've been watching wireshark capturing on my wireless connection. I have found that when I am not in my primary network I get a massive amount of NBNS queries going on. My laptop is querying the names of some of my machines that would normally be expected on my primary network. I have tried purging the netbios cache with nbtstat -R but it had no effect. Anyone have any ideas short of turning off NBNS? I figure its kind of necessary if I am not in an environment that is using a DNS server.
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