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How to make possible to access to shared folder on win7 machine by ipv4? as my linux machine needs it.

The problem is in fact that i can't access by ipv4 to this folder even from this win7 computer, like \\192.168.1.3\Shara, only with name \\Comp\Shara or ipv6 \\ipv6\shara

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Your Linux machine does not need it if you configure it correctly. –  grawity Jan 26 '12 at 15:20
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To be honest I would use its DNS name e.g \\Comp\Shara.

Or try changing the bind order of the NICs.

  1. Go to:

    Control Panel → Network and Internet → Network Connections

  2. Press Alt

  3. Go to advanced
  4. Then to advanced settings
  5. At the bottom, select any entries for IPv4 and move them to the top.
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yes I can, I even ping ::1 on win 7 –  LeyS Jan 26 '12 at 15:27
    
there is n such a path "Control Panel → Network and Internet → Network Connections" on win7 –  LeyS Jan 26 '12 at 16:04
    
I even made to prefer ipv4 over ipv6, still no result –  LeyS Jan 26 '12 at 16:14
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found the answer - I need to enable client for microsoft networks –  LeyS Jan 27 '12 at 7:59
    
@LeyS Please post it as an answer using the "answer your question" button below. –  slhck Jan 27 '12 at 10:01
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