I am trying to access a drive that is shared (G:/ drive) from a Mac. The windows computer is using Windows 10. Here are some infos about both computers.
- All sharing options are activated in the Network Center -> Advanced Parameters (private, public and all networks)
- Firewall is disabled
- Workgroup name is:
- G:/ is shared with
Everyoneand having all autorisations
- This PC's name is
I've tried accessing this drive with another Windows computer in the same network and it worked. It doesn't work for the Mac.
- File Sharing is activated
- SMB is activated and my Mac User is the one that can use it
- Workgroup name is :
- Windows' PC name
Centralis actually found by the Mac
When I tried to connect to
Central, that being by either it's name or the IP adress (IPV4), it shows me connection failed. It's instantaneous, it doesn't even seem to attempt to find something.
For reference i've used this guide amongst others: https://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT204445