How to change network profile on Windows Server 2016 from Public to Private

Problem:

My network is marked as public when it should be private.

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Solution:

Right-click the network icon in the task bar

Click Open Network and Sharing Center

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Click Change adapter settings

Disable any other networks leaving the network you want to change enabled

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Open File Explorer

Click Network

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You will see an error about Network discovery

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Click OK

At the top of the window you will see a Network discovery message

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Click it and select Turn on network discovery and file sharing

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Click No

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Now your network is private

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You can now enable your other networks.

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