Note To prevent this issue, do not save multimedia content to the Public folder (%SystemDrive%\Users\Public).
Method 1: Exclude the media files from being indexed (recommended)
To do this, move all the multimedia content from the Public folder (%SystemDrive%\Users\Public) to a specific user or to any other folder that can be shared.
For more information about how to share files and folders, visit the following Microsoft Web site:Method 2: Stop the Windows Media Player Network Sharing Service
To do this, follow these steps:
- Click Start, type Services.msc in the Search programs and files box, and then press ENTER.
- In the list of services, right-click Windows Media Player Network Sharing Service, and then click Stop.
Article ID: 981470 - Last Review: Aug 16, 2011 - Revision: 1