Article ID: 276322
IMPORTANT: This article contains information about modifying the registry. Before you modify the registry, make sure to back it up and make sure that you understand how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For information about how to back up, restore, and edit the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/EN-US/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
This article describes how to disable the net crawl functionality that is included with Windows Millennium Edition (Me).
WARNING: If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
To disable the net crawl functionality:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\AdvancedFor additional information about net crawl functionality, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/256248/EN-US/ )My Network Places Net Crawler Functionality
Article ID: 276322 - Last Review: June 19, 2014 - Revision: 2.0
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This article was written about products for which Microsoft no longer offers support. Therefore, this article is offered "as is" and will no longer be updated.