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File sharing between windows 8.1 and ubuntu 14.04.1

I have been trying all day to connect windows 8.1 and ubuntu 14.04.1 on my local network so I can share files between my two machines. I have them hardwired (ethernet), have set up samba on ubuntu, ...
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File sharing over a network using samba in ubuntu 12.04 desktop

I got a problem with filesharing. My goal is to share a file in one source address. Example: \\192.168.1.1 is the souce address of file sharing and all of the PC's that are connected to the LAN will ...
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Sharing folders between vmware and windows?

I have a following scenario. 1.I have windows 8 on my machine. 2.I have installed vmware and am running ubuntu on it. Now I want some folders on my windows that I want to access from my vmware ...
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Share files between Ubuntu and OS X (in the same PC)

I think the question title explains itself, but I will give you some details... I have a MacBook Pro Late 2011 with Ubuntu 13.10 and OS X Mavericks sharing the same hard drive with OS X using most of ...
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Linux FS with OS X Open directory, restrict access to folders

Got an OS X Server controlling access to the network running. I've set up a few shares under my Ubuntu FS and want to allow users to connect based on their OS X credentials. Any advice as to how to ...
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Cannot find share on Ubuntu from Windows 8 using samba

I have properly set up a share using samba (as best I can tell because I can access the share with my Macbook by navigating to smb://192.168.1.14/share). How do I connect to this same share called ...
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Windows Local file system

I am running a desktop on windows and would like to access the files in a certain folders from my laptops via my local Lan network. What is the easyist way to do that?... My desktop is Running ...
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Access to certain files but not others

Hoping someone can help me as I have, thus far, been unable to solve the issue. I am running a media center utilizing Ubuntu 12.04. I was initially successful accessing media files from the ...
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OS X Can't Access Netatalk Shares

In my home network, I have a server running Ubuntu 10.4, configured to share files to my MacBook Pro running Snow Leopard (10.6.8) with Netatalk and Avahi. It was working like a charm until one day it ...
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Ubuntu - Windows file sharing

Scenario: I have a folder on Ubuntu which I want to share over a network (LAN). This folder has many sub-folders and lots of files (~10k). The client is running on Windows Xp. This client will ...
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SSHFS files from one server to another

I am trying to find the most secure way to transfer files from one server to another. I have the following architecture: Currently I am using the main user salamis in order to mount the ...
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Seeing Ubuntu-made files on an NTFS partition from within Windows 7

I have a dual boot system in place, Ubuntu/Windows, each on its on physical hard drive since I also have SRT active on the Windows partition. The setup is as follows: Disk 1: - Partition 1: System ...
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What improvements can be done in a small network in regards to shares?

Short of setting up an Active Directory; What improvements can be done in a small network in regards to windows shares/device discovery? I have a small network. ADSL Modem/Router/WiFi (gateway, ...
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Sharing files between ubuntu machines in home network

I have two systems in my home wifi network running ubuntu. How can I share files in one so that it is accessible in the other.
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Unable to share a folder between Windows 7 and Ubuntu (running in VMWare)

I have installed vmware toolbox in ubuntu (guest OS). I tried to share a location from the settings of the virtual machine. But when I click Ok, the following error in thrown in the host (Win 7) OS. ...
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Access Mac OS X folder from Ubuntu

How can I access a Mac OS X folder from Ubuntu Desktop (10.04) over the network?
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Recommend me a file sharing protocol

I'm looking for a file sharing protocol that. has client software for ubuntu and mac os x has server software for ubuntu. lets me mount encrypted file partitions using pam_mount. (or something ...
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How do I set up file sharing between Windows and Ubuntu

I recently set up an old machine with Edubuntu 9.x (because if its nice set of educational games for my daughter). I would like to set up file sharing on my home network, which is comprised mostly of ...
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How to Share Files Between one computer with Windows 7 and another with Ubuntu?

How Can Share Files Between one computer with Windows 7 and another with Ubuntu? What hardware do I need? I have only a wireless router... not sure where that gets me. What steps do I need to take ...
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How to share movies inside the home network without password?

This is the situation: We have a broadband connection which is shared by 6 people who have different os'es and laptops. But now we are planning to share movies among 6 people... How to achieve ...
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I'd like to archive files from Ubuntu to Windows between two computers on a shared home network

I have an old laptop running Ubuntu 9.10 which I use as a LAMP environment for web development, and I have a comfortable, powerful desktop computer with Windows 7 installed on it. These two are ...
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Accessing Windows 7 from Ubuntu on a network

What is the simplest way to access shared folders on Windows 7 system from Ubuntu?
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207 views

Point iTunes to a folder on a networked machine

I have a machine running Ubuntu 9.10 which I use to keep my media on. An external USB hard drive is connected to it that has a folder of music. How would I set it up so that my iTunes running on ...
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Mac OS X Remote/Shared Directory full path

I have an Ubuntu server and a Mac running Snow Leopard on the same network. From the Mac, I see the a shared directory "Server Name" that automatically shows up in my Finder with the Screen Sharing. ...
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Sharing files between Vista and a Wubi Ubuntu installation

Is it possible? If yes, how?
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Use virtual drive from samba source

I wounder how could I use virtual disk (*.vdi) file located under samba (LAN) - so many of users can use same virtual machine and all software installations and updates w/o any need to sync between ...
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How to copy files to an untrusted computer?

I want to copy files securely from one computer to another, the other computer however isn't trusted and I don't have direct access to it other then giving the owner of the computer instructions. In ...
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Sharing Drive Between Ubuntu and Windows 7

I'm dual booting between Win7 and Ubuntu 8.10. Is there anything special I need to do to share a drive between the two? Or since they're on different file systems you cannot? For example a ...