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How can I turn off File Sharing & Network Discovery for Public Networks quickly?

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I was in a rush and accidentally clicked turn on file and printer sharing for all public networks on my server host.

What's the fastest way to undo this?
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Use below mentioned command from elevated prompt

netsh advfirewall firewall set rule group="File and Printer Sharing" new enable=No
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