Check out the registry solution described in the following What's port 445 used for in Windows 2000/XP? page.
Trying to unweave, unwind, unravel
And piece together the past and the future,
T. S. Eliot
Can anyone tell me how to disable port 445? I have gone through network neighborhood and selected disable NetBios over TCP/IP but to no avail.
I have typed netstat -an in the command prompt and it still says listening!