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How to view all shared folders on Windows-10?

The solution is simple to view all shared folders on Windows-10, this example is also for Windows 8.1 and Windows 7!

1.) ... Show all shared folders on Windows 10!
2.) ... Prevent automatically adding shared folders to the Windows 10 Search index!

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1.) Show all shared folders on Windows 10!

If you want to see all shared folder on Windows 10, please use the command : fsmgmt.msc  via WINDOWS+R Run-Dialog
(: ... see Image-1 :)

(Image-1) All shared folders on Windows!
All shared folders on Windows!

Useful info (c) Microsoft:

You can use in Windows 10 the Shared Folders Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in to centrally manage file shares on a computer. Shared Folders enables you to create file shares and set permissions, as well as view and manage open files and users connected to file shares on the Windows 10 computer.

You can share folders and files with others on your network or you can share your entire hard disk on Windows 10. For more control, you can specify the number of users you allow to simultaneously connect to the shared folder for your Win 10 PC. 
The maximum number of users allowed to connect to a shared folder is limited by software licensing terms. 

You can disconnect users from a shared folder by using the Shared Folders MMC snap-in or by using the command prompt. You cannot disconnect users through Windows 10 Explorer.

Share permissions apply to users who connect to a shared folder over the network. Share permissions do not affect users who log on locally, or log on using Remote Desktop. 

View all shared folders on example is usable on: Windows 10 Pro, Windows 10 Enterprise, Windows 10 Home, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit edition, Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit edition, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business 64-bit edition, Windows Vista Enterprise, Windows Vista Ultimate

2.) Prevent automatically adding shared folders to the Windows 10 Search index!

For this action you need Admin Privileges on Windows 10

Please Run the command gpedit.msc and open the Sub Folder:
Computer Configuration ► Administrative Template ► Windows Components ►Search 

Select  in List View Prevent automatically adding shared folders to the Windows Search index do Right Click 

and Enable (... see Image-2 Point 1 to 4)

Sea also: ► customize Search Indexing in Windows 10

(Image-2) Shared folders Windows-10 Search Index!
Shared folders Windows-10 Search Index!

Info about this policy:

This policy setting configures how Windows 10 Search adds shared folders to the search index.
If you enable this policy setting, Windows 10 Search is prevented from automatically adding shared folders to the index. Windows Search does not automatically add shares created on the computer to the scope of the index.
If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, Windows 10 Search monitors which folders are shared or not shared on this computer, and automatically adds them to or removes them from the index.

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