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Accessing Windows share results in NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED error

When attempting to connect to a Windows administrative share such as C$ via the command smbclient //{ipaddress}, i get the error Domain=[domain_name] OS=[Windows 5.1] Server=[Windows 2000 LAN ...
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Any way to make Mac understand Windows file paths

My organisation use Windows almost exclusively, but I use a OSX for my work. Their intranet and many applications links to files on the org's Samba shares directly (e.g. "W:\Folder\File.ext") Long ...
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Windows 7 cannot automatically connect to SAMBA network drive using a shared SAMBA credential

I am sharing (to mostly Windows 7 clients) a folder on my Ubuntu PC via SAMBA. To keep things simple, I created a new user named "shared_user" with a shared password "xxxxxxx", whose sole purpose is ...
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Very high delays when browsing samba share, how to speed up?

I'm accessing a samba share from a windows 8.1 computer, and I have the problem that the latency is really high. Opening a file can take seconds. Opening windows file dialogs on a net path or net ...
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Mount share on windows, from linux through winexe

Answer has to use winexe. I'm using winexe (on linux) to mount a samba share on a remote windows 7 with the following command: ./bin/winexe -U <user>%<password> //<ip> "cmd.exe /c ...
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How to change remembered windows client password in Windows Vista?

I was opening another computer (with windows 8) in my LAN, from Windows Vista client. It asked my password and I have entered wrong one, and also checked to remember it. Now I can't access windows8 ...
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Using regular LINUX pasword for mapping (mounting) LINUX directory to the MS windows

How to configure samba so that users can map their home on a linux server to the local MS Windows machine (so called network drive mapping), by using their linux account and their regular linux ...
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Able to copy folders but not files to directory

I am currently using CentOS 6.5 and trying to share files over a samba share. On the other machine is Windows 8 x64. I am able to transfer folders from Windows to CentOS over without issues but ...
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Windows 7 Samba-Server Access via Routing

My Network is split up in 2 Sub-networks (network 1: 192.168.240.0/24 and network 2: 10.0.0.0/8). Network 2 has a Samba server on it. Both are connected via a router, network 2 is reachable from ...
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Write to Samba fails for only one application

A samba server was setup on a Centos 6.4 box with SELinux unenforced. It's configured and running, and from Windows with it mapped to a network drive most users and applications can read and execute ...
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Access Samba share from Windows

I have a samba share set up on a linux box which is only accessible from Windows if they turn off Microsoft network client: Digitally sign communications (always) They would like me to configure the ...
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Workgroup sharing

I have host os win8 with guest os ubuntu on VirtualBox. I installed samba and configurated sharing sometime ago. Today I tried to access guest ubuntu, my attempt failed, I spent a couple of hours ...
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How to mount a samba share on non-standard port?

The firewall on my network drops all packets on TCP port 139 and 445. So all samba shares don't work outside the LAN. I tried letting the samba daemon listen on a non-standard port. This method works ...
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Which desktop.ini is getting lost when there's network disconnection?

I'm a WinXP user on a Windows domain with a Samba fileserver. I have an H: drive mapped for my home files and there's some group policy that makes H:\Desktop be my desktop. The problem is, whenever ...
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virtual machines, dual booting and data disks on SSD

This is in planning, so if I've got the strategy wrong, please let me know. There are multiple questions here, but I think they all degenerate to the same answers. The hardware is a laptop with a ...
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New samba user won't login

I've already got one samba user setup on my Arch desktop computer that is used by all the computers running Windows on my home network for sharing files. Here's the samba share configuration: [Shared ...
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Windows can no longer connect to samba server

A couple years ago I set up a small homer server running Ubuntu and using samba to share a couple harddrives to my LAN. Couple days ago, the built-in NIC on the server's mobo died. So I purchased an ...
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Mount samba user directory at login on Windows

To have user settings shared on a server for Linux clients, I would set up the client to : bind the user login and password against an LDAP server get the user login and password via pam_mount mount ...
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sharing Backtrack 5 folder

I am running windows 7 with virtualbox installed. I want to share Backtrack 5 folder with windows 7. I have used this method, but that didnt work for me : root@bt:~# mkdir sharedir root@bt:~# cd ...
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How can I share `c:\program files`?

actually, it is c:\Program Files (x86)\Vim. I want to store my vim configs into this folder and broadcast it on lan. I've given Everyone read access and Administrator read/write/delete(or whatever ...
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What if \\Server\Folder1 and \\Server\Folder2 requires different user accounts?

OK, I think this is a plausible scenario. Let us assume that there is a Server, and it has Folder1 and Folder2. Folder1 allows only user1 to access itself, and Folder2 allows only user2. Now suppose ...
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Invisible Samba Share on Windows 7

I have a linux server running Samba, with 4 shares. I have a laptop running Windows 7. The laptop can see and use all 4 shares when viewing the server in the Network, and I can map all 4 shares. ...
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Setting up permissions for a Samba share

I have Samba running on my home NAS (just a bare bones computer with an external HDD attached) in order to transfer files to/from a Windows machine. It's mostly working, I can browse the shares I have ...
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How to add “Read & execute” permission in Windows 7 for file on Samba drive

From a C program I would like to add "Read & execute" permission in Windows 7 for a file on a Samba drive. The "icacls" program is used in example below, but a C library call could also be a ...
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Protect documents on a NAS without using Windows domain credentials [closed]

My first time on SuperUser, looks great! I have a question regarding file sharing in a Windows network. For a project, I am looking into a way of sharing a drive / volume between a few people that ...
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Windows 7 cannot access samba share (error 53 and network path was not found)

For some reason windows 7 cannot see my samba share after moving house...?... When trying net view \\192.168.0.6 it returns System error 53 has occurred. The network path was not found. Below is ...
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Can't write to samba share as a group member in Windows

I have a desktop running Ubuntu Server 12.04 with samba installed to share files to multiple Windows computers in the house. I have a folder /test which has it's permissions set like so: drwxrwsrwx ...
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is it possible to mount Windows file shares on Chromebook

I have a cisco e4200 router that exposes my media library as windows file shares. Is it possible to access them from my Chromebox?
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windows 7 not resolving a specific host

In my home network I have a desktop (ubuntu 12.04 - as a server), laptop (Windows 7 Ultimate x86 for work) and android phone. Since I installed samba3.6.3 with apt-get and configured shares only I ...
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How to set up samba

Hi I'm a long time linux user with some modest skill but I've always really used one where most of the stuff is already set up. Now I'm starting out on my own and just gotten a little stuck with ...
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How to share (via network) linux linked content?

I have a director called Public. It's a shared dir in network. I also have a file doc.odt in direcory docs I'd like to share the doc.odt file through the link. I have done this: ln -s ~/docs/doc.odt ...
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Unable to connect to samba shared folder via windows

im new to linux and Samba. Aim Create a called Shared_folder which can be accessed by ALL users (group name = users). Therefore, in order to map the drive in windows, the user is promoted to enter ...
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385 views

How to give Admin privilege to a user in Linux?

Just like we add a user with administrator privilege or to server operators local group in windows so that he can add/edit/delete files/folders on the server, can I give such privilege to a user in ...
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1answer
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Write permission when mounting Windows shares from Ubuntu

I think I'm close to having my dev environment set up exactly the way I want, but one final snag remains. I'm running VirtualBox on a Windows 7 x64 host, with my dev enviroment inside a Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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Samba jobs disappear from Windows spooler

I searched for similar issues to no avail, yet I have multiple systems exhibiting the same bizarre behavior. Samba jobs printed to Windows printer shares arrive at the Windows workstation, but then ...
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Files/Folders get weird names and become inaccessible on Samba share

Here is our current setup: Mac OS X 10.5.8 File server using Mac OS Extended (Journaled) file system. There is a share that is shared over AFP (For Mac desktops) and Samba for (Windows desktops). ...
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How to copy files from Linux to Windows with RDP (Vinagre)?

I'm able to log in to my EC2 instance with Vinagre but can't figure out how to copy files from my (Ubuntu 12.04) machine to that (Windows Server 2008) slice. Some googling yielded this which ...
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Setting up a file share for a lab of Windows PCs with Samba or NFS

I am trying to setup a "shared drive" for our lab on a university campus. I installed Debian on a spare PC we have here and the "clients" are all using Windows 7 Professional. Ideally, they all want ...
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Samba without central server?

I have found Samba to be a real pain to keep working at home (having half a dosen Windows & Linux computers) Without a central server, samba keeps moving the domain master browser as computers ...
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samba share in windows 7 home - doesn't show up at all

I've setup a simple linux machine with samba 3 on it. I configured samba share to allow guest access. So no usernames or passwords required. From my ubuntu laptop I can access share without ...
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673 views

Obtaining Windows printer share SMB settings (for tsclient/rdesktop on Linux)

At work, I have access to a "virtual" Windows server terminal, which I can access through my Ubuntu Linux via tsclient or rdesktop. Additionally, there are printer shares on this network, which can ...
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Sharing a network share across networks?

I have a network share (samba) running on my home network. I have a domain name that updates with my dynamic IP so I always know where my network is. How can I connect to my network share at work, ...
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1answer
452 views

View log of files accessed via Samba on Windows XP machine

I have a Windows XP machine with several Samba shares. Is it possible to obtain a log of all files that have been accessed on that machine via Samba?
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List of Samba parameters?

Where can I find a list of samba parameters? I've tried google but cannot find a list. Is there an official one somewhere?
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Windows 7 fails to connect connect to samba

I have a local workgroup network. It has one ubuntu 10 LTS machine, two XP boxes and a Windows 7. I everything works great eccept for the Widnows 7 box. I can see it and access it from the other ...
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1answer
991 views

How to list all files in a Windows SMB network share

Given a single SMB network share (for example, \\server\\SHARED_FOLDER), I want to recursively list all the files, including those in the subdirectories (like find(1)). I would prefer to do it in ...
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How to get list of Windows's shared folders on Ubuntu

We have a small LAN in my office, I use Ubuntu and other PCs have Windows XP and 7 - they have some shared folder on them. How dp I get a list of Windows's shared folders on Ubuntu in Terminal (using ...
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Force Samba network logins

I'm experimenting with un secured read write samba shares AND secure read write samba shares. I've worked out the required (user.group + folder perlmissions + basic smb.conf setup) Now heres the ...
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1answer
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Can't mount Windows shares by name, only IP

I'm mounting a Windows share using the following in Ubuntu: mount -t cifs username=MYUSER,password=1234 //192.168.1.5/myshare /mnt/windows_share This works fine, but I would like to mount the share ...
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Need to setup a wireless network with hostname resolving and samba shares?

I'm new to networking in depth, I may ask silly questions. I hope you can point me in some right direction. Info I have a Belkin N 150 wireless ADSL router that also acts as a wireless hub. I have ...