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    What is this service...

    I noticed this in Task Manager/Services...
    I know it has something to do with Windows Media Player but don't know what the SHARING part means..

    What is it?
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    It appears to be a service that allows sharing to other media devices. If you are not using this sharing I would think stopping the service and changing it to manual would be appropriate. That's what I did.
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    Ted, what are "other Devices" ??
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    As in a wide screen TV, a component stereo, those sorts of devices.
    Create a fresh drive image before making system changes, in case you need to start over!

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    Nah, I don't have those things connected to my PC..

    I'll disable it tomorrow and see if it effects anything I do have....Like my sanity!
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    Ted, you are sooo correct...
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