If you receive at least one service or driver attached to the system is not functioning or similar message and/or the System Event Log contains:

   Event ID: 7023                                 Source: Service Control Manager                                 Type: Error                                 Description: The Server service terminated with the following error: A device                                 attached to the system is not functioning.                                 Event ID: 7001                                 Source: Service Control Manager                                 Type: Error                                 Description: The Computer browser service depends on the server service which                                 failed to start because of the following error: A device attached to the                                 system is not functioning.
you may have your Computer Browser and Server services set to Automatic.

On a stand-alone workstation, with no NIC (or not connected to the network), these services should be set to Manual.

Use Control Panel / Services / Computer Browser / Startup and Control Panel / Services / Server / Startup to set the Startup Type to Manual.

If your workstation is not stand-alone, see tip 0511.