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How to Start/Stop Computer Browser service

Service name: Browser

Display name: Computer Browser


Description:

Maintains an updated list of computers on the network and supplies this list to computers designated as browsers. If this service is
stopped, this list will not be updated or maintained. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.


Path to executable:

C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs

Type services.msc and press Enter

Locate Computer Browser service observe his current status and open to make changes

From General tab you can Start/Stop and change the Startup type of Computer Browser service

To finish press ok button and close Services window

Services.msc:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Computer Browser service from Services.msc

Please perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and click on the Search programs and files