View List of Shares

by Eric Geier [Published on 4 Oct. 2011 / Last Updated on 4 Oct. 2011]

See what is being shared to the network.

For security reasons, you should always know what is being shared by Windows. To see a list of all shares, open a Command Prompt and enter:

net share

You’ll also see the default administrative shares automatically created by Windows, which should be secured by administrator login.

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The Author — Eric Geier

Eric Geier (Dayton, Ohio) is a Freelance  Tech Writer and Author specializing in computer networking. He's also the Founder and Owner of NoWiresSecurity, which provides a hosted cloud-based RADIUS service to help businesses easily secure their Wi-Fi networks with the Enterprise (802.1X) mode of WPA/WPA2 security. He’s also the Founder and Owner of On Spot Techs, which provides on-site computer and technology services.

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