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Hide Windows machine name in the network

I have a Windows 7 machine connected to a Windows network. Same subnet. The network has a Windows Server domain controller, Windows XP and Windows 7 machines.
I want this Windows 7 machine, to not be visible for the other computers when browsing the network, but I want to be able to access it with Remote Desktop from any machine from the network using its IP address. How can I do that?
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istvan_kope
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istvan_kope
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5g6tdcv4Commented:
turn off netbios
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Mohammed RahmanCommented:
Change the network type to PUBLIC, Turn OFF network discovery and disable LLTD protocol.

Refrence below:
http://www.petri.co.il/hide-vista-computer-on-network.htm
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Mohammed RahmanCommented:
Hi LeeTutor,

My suggestion under 36576609 would have worked. You can open the link that I have posted and verify. The link is for Vista and the same would have applied to Windows 7.

Thanks,
mody2579
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istvan_kopeAuthor Commented:
I will try tomorrow. I have only remote access to that computer.
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LeeTutorretiredCommented:
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