How to disable file sharing programs

This document will guide you through the process of removing files from being shared.

DC++

  1. Begin by opening DC++ and select "Settings" from the "File" menu.
  2. Select "Sharing" from the left.
  3. From the "Shared directories" select the shared directory you want to remove and click "Remove".
  4. When finished click "OK".

Ares

  1. Begin by opening Ares and select the "Control Panel" tab.
  2. Click on the "Filesharing" tab.
  3. Click on the "Manual configure" tab.
  4. Click the check box next to each shared location until the box turns gray. If the box is checked or is red it will share files in that folder.
  5. Click "Ok" to exit the settings.

Bearshare

  1. Begin by opening BearShare and click the preference button.
  2. Click "Library & Downloads".
  3. Select the shared folder and click "Advanced".
  4. Uncheck the box next to "Share this folder" and "Include sub-folders". Then click "OK".
  5. Click "OK" to close the BearShare Preferences.

Morpheus

  1. Begin by opening Morpheus and click the properties button.
  2. Select "Share" from the left.
  3. From the "Shared Directories" select the shared directory you want to remove and click "Remove".
  4. When finished click "OK".

LimeWire

  1. Begin by opening LimeWire and clicking "My Files".
  2. Click "Public Shared".
  3. Right click on the file you would like to unshared and click "Remove from List". This will need to be done for every file listed under "Public Shared". When you are finished, close LimeWire.

eMule

  1. Begin by opening eMule and click the "Options" button.
  2. Click "Directories" from the left.
  3. Click on the box next to each listed folder to uncheck them, once unchecked the folders will no longer be shared.
  4. Click "OK".

FrostWire

  1. Begin by opening FrostWire and Selecting "Options" from the "Tools" menu.
  2. Click "Sharing" from the left.
  3. Click on the box next to each listed folder to uncheck them. Once unchecked, the folders will no longer be shared, click "Apply" to continue.
  4. Select "Types" from the left.
  5. Click on the box next to each listed file type to uncheck them. Once unchecked, these file types will no longer be shared, click "OK" to finish.

Disabling File Sharing in BearShare 10 (Win)

This document will guide you through the process of removing files from being shared.

Please use the following links to find instructions for disabling uploads in your Peer to Peer File Sharing Program. Please note that PenTeleData cannot provide support for the following programs beyond these instructions.

1.  Begin by opening BearShare and select “Menu.” Choose “Preferences” from the “Tools” menu.

 

2. Click “Library & Downloads.”

3. Select the shared folder and click “Advanced.”

4. Uncheck the box next to “Share this folder” and “Include sub-folders.” Then click “OK.”

5. Click “OK” to close the BearShare Preferences.

Disabling File Sharing in bitTorrent 7.8

This document will guide you through the process of removing files from being shared.

Please use the following links to find instructions for disabling uploads in your Peer to Peer File Sharing Program. Please note that PenTeleData cannot provide support for the following programs beyond these instructions.

1.  Open bitTorrent and select “Preferences” from the “Options” menu.

2. Under “Preferences,” select “Queueing.”

3. Under “Queueing,” check the “Limiting the upload rate to” and set the box to “0”

4. Then click “OK.”