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My Drives (c& D) alwasys get shared with C$ adn D$

Actually I am using windows XP machine. When i check the status of sharing my drives boths are in sharing with C$ and D$. and i back to without sharing but whn i rebooted again i found the drives are shared..

Please any one give me solution to overcome this situation will be highly appreciated...Pleae help me

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This is administrative share which is enable by default. If you want to disable it, you have to configure some setting in Registry. (Only do it if you are advance user).
1) Click Start , then Run, type in 'Regedit' .
My Drives (c& D) alwasys get shared with C$ adn D$ - a5fd3f4.jpg
Expand My Computer -- > HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE --> SYSTEM --> CurrentControlSet --> Services --> lanmanserver --> parameters
In the right panel, look for AutoShareWks, right click on it and change the value to '0' to disable the share.
** In case you want to enable the share back, change the value to 1.

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