In Pictures: Windows 8.1 networking cheat sheet

Whether you’re in IT or an average end user, here’s what you need to know about the changes and new features.

Configuring Advanced Sharing and HomeGroup settings In Windows 8, Microsoft added HomeGroup settings to the PC Settings app, which remain in Windows 8.1 but are under the Network section now. In the desktop environment you still have the HomeGroup and Advanced Sharing settings, accessible via the Control Panel or the Network and Sharing Center, with very little differences between Windows 7 and Windows 8.1.

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