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How do I get rid of an icon called HOMEGROUP I have tried

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How do I get rid of an icon called HOMEGROUP I have tried everything and cannot get it off of my Desk top Screen.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Laptop
Expert:  Michael Norman replied 2 years ago.

Hello. My name is, Mike. I'd like to try and assist you with your issue. Please follow these instructions:

1) Click on the start button and in the search bar type "Folder Options" and press enter
2) Then when the folder options window appears click "View"
3) Scroll down to "Use Sharing Wizard (Recommended)" it must be checked
4) Un-Check the Check -box
5) Click "Apply"......the Icon will be removed from your desktop
6) Re-Check the Check-box .....the icon will not be back