how to turn off networking on windows xp

  chrisjmat 18:33 08 Jul 2010

Hi after some work on my PC when I close windows XP the screen shows "closing network" I am using a Linksys modem and router and have my PC connected via the ethernet. When I click on my networking connections I have 3 icons internet gateway, 1394 connection (which is disabled) and local area connection. When I right click on these icons and click properties I do not get a box to uncheck file and folder sharing. Macafee tells me I have a network but I have no idea how to turn it off, or is it saying network due to the wireless possibilities re the router?
confused but help would be appreciated plse?

  Strawballs 04:07 09 Jul 2010

If your PC is connected via ethernet and you switch off networking then you will loose your connection.

  chrisjmat 18:37 09 Jul 2010

Thankyou for this

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