Here’s how to change a Windows 10 network which has been detected as public to private in Windows 10

Step 1

Click on the Network Icon in the Taskbar

Step 2

Click on Network Settings

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Step 3

Scroll down below the available networks and click on Advanced Options

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Step 4

Click on Make this PC Discoverable

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You can confirm the Windows 10 network has been changed from Public to Private by going to the Network and Sharing Centre