Windows 10: Master Browser question

Discus and support Master Browser question in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; I have 3 computers all connected to ports on my gateway via ethernet cables. All three are running Windows 10 Version 1809 with yesterday's updates..... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by jmx, May 15, 2019.

  1. JMX
    jmx Win User

    Master Browser question


    I have 3 computers all connected to ports on my gateway via ethernet cables.
    All three are running Windows 10 Version 1809 with yesterday's updates..

    Desktop#1 is the Master browser (verified using the nbtstat -n command).

    Desktop#1 lists all three computer names under Network on File Explorer.

    Desktop#2 and Desktop#3 do not list any computer names under Network on File Explorer no matter how long I wait.

    From other posts, I thought that the Master Browser computer maintained a list of computer names and somehow transmitted the list to the other computers. It does not seem to be happening for me.

    This is not critical since I can add network locations via This PC.

    But any insight you could provide concerning the operation of the Master browser would be appreciated.

    :)
     
  2. BeeDeb Win User

    Computer2 believes it's master browser. “IsDomainMaster” is missing in register.

    I have windows 7 64bit



    ERROR: bowser (without “r”)

    Event ID 8003

    The master browser has received a server announcement from the computer COMPUTER2 that believes that it is the master browser for the domain on transport NetBT_Tcpip_{EF334E47-0C21-4EBC-A9F2-E58955718A63}. The master browser is stopping or an election
    is being forced.



    I have seen suggestions to go to registry...

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Browser\Parameters\ ....IsDomainMaster...not there.

    And change “IsDomainMaster” to “False” but "IsDomainMaster" missing from registry
     
    BeeDeb, May 15, 2019
    #2
  3. browser - can't post a question

    Hello,

    We would like to know more about your concern. Please clarify the following:

    • What exactly are you trying to accomplish?
    • On which website would you like to post your question?
    • Which browser are you using?
    • What error message are you getting when posting your question?
    • What troubleshooting steps have you done so far?

    We're looking forward to your response.
     
    Devlin Sco, May 15, 2019
    #3
  4. Master Browser question

    How to uninstall corrupt program (print master)

    Hello,

    Thank you for posting the query on Microsoft Community. I am glad to assist you on this.

    I would suggest you to follow the below steps to uninstall print master program and see if it helps.

    • In search type Programs and Features and hit enter.
    • Select the program from the list.
    • Click on Uninstall and follow the onscreen instructions to complete the uninstallation.
    Kindly let us know if you need any further assistance with Windows. We are glad to assist you.

    Thank you.
     
    ThofikhAhamad, May 15, 2019
    #4
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