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Old Dec 1, 2012, 03:31 PM   #1
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I see one iMac with 2 names on the network.
One has the computer's name and in the information is a Mac, the second has the name: iMac-5a3bxx and in the informatIon is a PC???
To is new today? Why?
Ideas?
Thank you in advance
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Old Dec 1, 2012, 04:15 PM   #2
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Could that second entry machine be running Windows in Parallels or similar VM software?
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Old Dec 1, 2012, 04:31 PM   #3
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I guess the iMac has sharing turned on for afp and smb protocols

(System Preferences -> Sharing -> Options)

If you don't want or need to share to Windows-Clients you can turn smb-sharing off
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