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Ubuntu Samba Windows LogIn Failed to retrieve share list from server

I am part of a small Windows7 & 8 network of about twelve machines, all of which have been configured mostly by me to share folders with "Everybody". The machine that doubles as a File Server, ...
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Can't connect to SMB shares using OpenVPN

I've managed to set up OpenVPN server on my ASUS RT-AC66U router at home that's using the Asuswrt-Merlin firmware. It's set up using a TAP interface and I've installed the OpenVPN client at a remote ...
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Samba4 + Windows 7 + Linux Client

Server side: I have installed samba4 (4.1.9) on a centos server 6.5. Samba’s installation went smoothly. Clients: Windows: I have installed Windows 7 Enterprise Edition 64 bit with SP1, it joined ...
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Windows 7 NetBIOS name resolution failure

I'm having issues resolving the NetBIOS name of a new FreeNAS server. I can ping and access CIFS shares by IP i.e. \\10.1.1.15 I cannot ping or access by the NetBIOS name FREENAS Running nbtstat on ...
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94MB file is too large to be uploaded on FAT32 file system

Everything is in the title : I've got a smb share with write access on a FAT32 file system (I'm aware of the 4GB limit). I've got 426 GB free of 736 GB shown on the network drive. Still if I try ...
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Windows 7 can't connect to Linux Server

I have looked through the similar threads on here and they dont apply to my situation. I'm running a Linux server with Samba on it. Up until Sunday I was able to see all my files on the server in ...
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Access stored network share credentials in plain text

I have credentials to a samba network share stored on my windows machine. Is there a way to read the password in plain text?
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Ghost shared folder

I created a share folder on my HTPC: \\\htpc\movies. This is under Windows 8. It worked fine from my other computer (Windows 7). However, I decided to stop sharing that folder. So I completely deleted ...
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WIndows 7 cannot access Samba share

I have an Ubuntu-server running as a file server using Samba and it also acts as a print server via CUPS and media server via Serviio. All was good for the last few months and now suddenly one of my ...
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Printer properties of network printer (SAMBA) takes a long time to load on Windows 7

Whenever I open the printer properties of a shared SAMBA printer (to change the paper size, orientation, print quality, etc.) the dialog box takes a long time (approx. 1~2 second "choking" delay) to ...
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samba shares unavailable to one machine - not others?

I have 3 samba servers and a user who is having connection issues. He can see two of them but not the third. His cube-neighbor can see all three (as can the rest of us). To further complicate ...
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Trying to share folder in CentOs after installing guest Addtitions

I have VirtualBox 4.3.10 running a Minimal CentOS 6.5 using NAT adapter in my Win 7 . I have installed Guest Additions and I am trying to share Drive E: as you can see in this picture. Next I ...
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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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Windows 7 PC can connect to either the Internet or the shared drive depending on the port I use

So, it's Saturday night and I'm at work, so that's a bad start. I've got one Windows 7 PC out of 25 that's having a network problem. It can connect to the Internet fine (I'm typing this on it as I ...
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Windows soft link on Samba share

I had created symlink on windows, where target is Linux Samba exported share mklink /D "\linuxdir" "\\ipaddress\sambashare" I can now see folders in \linuxdir which exists on samba share as well. ...
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Linux Messenger program to communicate with Windows 7/8 MSG.exe utility

I have found out that NetSend has been taken out of Windows 7/8 and replaced with Msg.exe. This is great and all, but if I want to send a message from Linux with smbclient to Windows without the ...
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Single SMB transfer doesn't saturate bandwidth, concurrent to same location does. Why?

From \\Win7\C\Src\File1.bin To \\XP\C\Dest From \\Win7\C\Src\File2.bin To \\XP\C\Dest The connection between the machines is 100Mbit Ethernet. When I copy File1.bin from the Win7 machine to ...
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Windows 7 Laptop can`t reliably connect to my Linux SMB shared directory

I have asked this before, and everytime I think I found a solution it still will not work reliably, so here I go again. :( I have several Windows 7 machines in my network and a linux server which ...
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Linux/Samba Windows7 and permissions on a per user basis

I would like to set up my NAS properly with user and group permissions. While this was easy to accomplish for all Linux boxes using NFS, I cannot get it to work with Windows and Samba, Windows7 and ...
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247 views

Connecting to Samba shares from a Windows 7 SP1 machine

I have just configured a Ubuntu server at home, which I have named CRICHTON, running Samba 3.6.3, and created a test share, named Media. Sadly, I can't connect to it from my Windows 7 SP1 machine. I ...
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Windows 7 can't connect to samba share on Linux

I have three machines with Windows 7. Two of them can connect to my Linux server which is hosting a SMB share, while the third can't. I don't understand why this happens, because I connected once, ...
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Samba share stopped working

I have file sharing enabled in Windows 7 64bit to access files over the local network. I have used it for years to move files to and from my phone (using an File Expert that supports SMB) and access ...
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698 views

How can I share files over internet between Windows 7 and Linux? [closed]

I want to continuously write small media files (150-200 kb) from a windows 7 desktop machine behind a home LAN to a Debian Linux server in a data center over the internet. The system will remain in ...
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1answer
116 views

How can I smb share a Windows folder so it is accessible to Linux machines?

I want to create an SMB share on my Windows machine, so that my Linux machine can see and access it over the network. I tried setting up 'sharing' on the folder, but this hasn't worked. How can I set ...
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106 views

Servers Not Showing Up in Windows Explorer

I've got 2 servers at my house (Ubuntu 13.10 & Windows 2012). After renaming the servers, they aren't showing up on any of the Windows computers. Any ideas why this is happening? I've restarted ...
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Windows 7 & Linux Mint sharing: W7 can't see LM

I have a Linux Mint 15 desktop and Windows 7 laptop that I am attempting to share files and a printer with. I have a bit of an odd problem that I can't figure out how to resolve. I've configured the ...
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Windows 7 mapping network shares fails: propfind - method not allowed

I am running two NAS-systems in my home network: One Raidsonic Icybox and one Shuttle Omninas. Everything works fine with those - except for my Windows 7 Laptop. When I try mapping the shares I get an ...
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Cannot Mount Windows 7 Share from Linux using CIFS: Mount error(13): Permission denied

We have a windows XP share entry in our FSTAB that works as follows: //MAIN/StorageD /mnt/storaged cifs username=admin,password='',uid=1001,gid=1000,iocharset=utf8,file_mode=0777,dir_mode=0777,noperm ...
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Print on Ubuntu via Windows 7 printer share without additional printer drivers

i got a problem: i got a Shinko CHC-S2145 printer and have to print from Ubuntu 12.04 (x86) - i need some special features that are only aviable with a linux machine. I installed VirtualBox and ...
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577 views

Printer Sharing - Ubuntu and Windows 7

Here is a description of my setup: I have a Brother DCP-7020 USB laser printer hooked up to a desktop computer running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Xubuntu desktop, if it matters). In my room is a laptop with ...
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576 views

Windows 7 not connecting to Samba Shares

I'm setting up a home server using Ubuntu Server 12.04Lts and I'm trying to connect my Windows 7 desktop to it. However when I try to connect from my windows 7 PC I get a message saying "Windows ...
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144 views

Windows 7 with samba logon issue

I am running a Debian server with Samba and LDAP. I can log in to any Win7 client workstation as any user except one. Let's call this user baduser. When I try to log in as baduser (on any ...
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436 views

How do I auto-mount a network share from a Linux Samba server on Windows 7?

So I started working for a company that has a Windows Small Business Server 2003 as the domain controller with the workstations being Windows 7. We have a Linux server with Samba installed, which ...
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143 views

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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Windows 7 cannot connect to Samba on OpenWRT with a login and password

I have a Samba server configured running on an OpenWRT router. It makes several shares available accessible to anyone (as guests), some even allow writing. This all works fine. Now, I'd like to add ...
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Different logon scripts for different users

The Samba server of my company doesn't provide a reliable way to introduce the logon scipts for the different offices. Now my question is: How can I deposit the script so that the computer maps the ...
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1answer
856 views

network drive - access denied - second login required

Windows 7 says "Access denied" when trying to open a mapped network drive. The permissions are setup correctly. When you logout and login again (don't reboot), it's possible to access the drive. I ...
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106 views

What is a straight forward way of sharing files over the LAN between Ubuntu and Windows [closed]

I have Ubuntu desktop in an old PC and I bought a new PC, pre-loaded with Windows 7. These are connected in a LAN. I am able to ssh to Ubuntu from Windows fine through putty. Over the years of use of ...
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moving wamp sql data folder to NAS

I have installed WAMP2.2 on a windows 7 machine. now I want to move the mysql data files to my NAS. so I tried to stop the WAMP server, change the datadir in my.ini to point to ...
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Unable to access SAMBA shares via Windows 7 (The network path was not found)

I have a samba share setup in Ubuntu that i'm able to access via boxee perfectly. In windows 7 starter, it recognizes the share folder (TUX) after configuring the workgroup to be the same. However, ...
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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 seem to connect to Win 7 share with smbclient 3.5.5 on Haiku

I did the registry mods mentioned here but cannot seem to connect. I say seem to, because there's no error message. smbclient \\\\WIN7MACHINE\\ -U myusername smbclient \\\\WIN7MACHINE\\ -U% ...
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How do I add additional locations to the Windows 7 Recycle Bin Properties?

I have set up a home network with a small file server running Samba. I read on a forum post that by re-mapping a user folder on Windows 7 to a network drive, a reference to that drive will be added ...
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71 views

Give samba server a network name

I have samba server running on ubuntu 10.04 lts. At the moment I am connecting to it from windows 7 by typing \\192.168.1.3\sharename. Is there a way to give the ip a "name". At my school I can type ...
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After disconnecting mapped network drive, cant reconnect

After I right click on a mapped network drive and click disconnect, I cannot reconnect. It tells me that the location is unavailable.
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519 views

samba 'homes' share works, raid doesn't [fedora 17 to windows 7]

I have a basic LAN at home, and am trying to share a raid drive mounted on my Fedora 17 machine to Windows 7 via samba. I can browse to my home directory (ie: through the homes share), but not to the ...
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Unable to access certain Samba shared folders from Windows 7

I installed Samba and shared some folders to allow access from my Windows 7. But currently I'm having some issues. In my smb.conf [MYFOLDER] path = /usr/bin/MYFOLDER read only = no browseable = yes ...
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How to set up samba share for win network

TY in advance for all help I'll get on this issue. I got this unpleasant task to set up an Ubuntu server with samba for file server. To make it more complicated I have to do it as follows: 4 ...
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Strange permission changes when saving file on a Samba partition from a Windows editor

I'm trying to figure out why a specific behavior is exibited when perms change on a file being saved from a Windows editor on a SAMBA-mounted Unix partition. Situation: We have a file on Unix, with ...
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Samba shares on dvd Player

Hy my problem is that i wont find the smb shares from my nas (debian / netgear ready nas) on the samsung bd player. When the NAS is browse master, i only can see the shares from notebook on dvd ...