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I have a new Windows 10 tablet that I'm trying to access some network shares with. My host is a debian PC that works fine for sharing three folders to other Windows 10 clients... I don't believe the problem is with the host.

On this new tablet, I'm never prompted for my credentials when trying to access the shared folders. I can browse to the host PC, but I get the "access denied" error message as soon as I double-click on one of the shared folders.

screen shot showing shared folders but no access

All other clients get prompted for their password.

update:

Followed this thread and now get prompted for login name and password: In Windows 8.1, how to force prompt for credentials when accessing a shared folder?

After entering net use in the power shell, I saw that credentials for the networked drives were already saved. There must have been a previous attempt from the client tablet to connect.

Purging the saved table with net use * /DELETE results in being prompted for credentials to access shared folders.

Access is still denied, but I think I'll need to start a new question.

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purge the saved credentials with net use * /DELETE from within Power Shell.

results in being prompted for login credentials when attempting to access shared folders.

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