In Windows 8 or 8.1, you can get to control panel by hitting Windows + X and selecting Control Panel from the menu that appears. 2. Select Network and Sharing Center.

How to Change Your Network Profile to Public or Private in Nov 17, 2017 Changing Network Profile in Windows 8.1 - TechNet Articles However in Windows 8.1, it is a bit different and as you may already noticed, you have Public and Private network and you could not click and switch between them using Network and Sharing Center, because there is no link there. However, there is an easy way to switch between Public and Private network using Change PC settings. How to make your Windows 10 PC discoverable on the network Nov 05, 2017

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Change network from public to private in Windows 8 Right click on your network and choose Turn sharing on or off; In the next prompt select one of two options. If you choose "No don't turn on sharing or connect to devices", network will set as Public. And if you choose "Yes, turn on sharing and connect to devices", network will be set as Private. Windows 8 How to Change Network from Public to Private Windows 10/8/7 Oct 17, 2019 How to Change Network from Public to Private in Windows 10 Mar 09, 2019 How to change connection from public to private - Windows