Windows Vista : Network and Sharing Center : Sharing and Discovery : Network Discovery, File sharing, Public folder sharing, Printer sharing, Password protected sharing, Media sharing

Picture: In Network and Sharing Center under Sharing and Discovery:
network discovery, file sharing, public folder sharing, printer sharing,
password protected sharing, and media sharing
can be turned on/off or customized for a network connection.

Back to Direct Ethernet Connection tutorial:
Enabling file and printer sharing from Network and Sharing Center and Windows Firewall