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Finding all Samba shares in local network

I would like to show all available samba shares in my local network (192.0.1.1/24 if I'm correct in specifying the network mask). I've searched on this issue and tried things like smbtree, findsmb, ...
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Samba Client and Windows 10 Home - “NT_STATUS_LOGON_FAILURE”/“Access denied”

I'm trying to access a file share from a Windows 10 Home using a Samba client. However the following errors happen ... 1# - smbclient [root@eduardo-nb eduardo]# smbclient -L 192.168.0.5 -W WORKGROUP ...
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User able to access Samba share through smbclient, but not through fstab mount

I'm having troubles mounting a Samba share for another user on this computer. Let's call him "regularuser". He's on a client computer running Ubuntu 16.04LTS and Ubuntu Desktop. The share is on a ...
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How to associate a Windows user with a linux user for samba share permissions

I have a linux folder that I would like to share with a Windows machine. Currently using samba to set this up. One problem with this is that there are ACLs (actually, MapR volume controls (which are ...
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Problems with accessing a FreeNAS SMB share

I recently set up a FreeNAS storage server that I want to use over the internet, outside of the local network, but the FreeNAS server doesn't seem to want to be found by any other machine on the ...
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Samba auto provisioning a user share without a [Homes] section in smb.conf

Folks, This one has me stumped. I'm getting a share presented to me with the same name as the user, there's no folder underneath, and I don't have a [homes] section in smb.conf. I have Samba 4.10.4 ...
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Samba share is accesable only for one user, but should be accesable for two

I want to share folder for myself and another user with samba. I have created smb.conf like this: [global] workgroup = WORKGROUP server role = standalone server map to guest = ...
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Mapped networked drives stopped working

Just this morning I went to access a network drive that I've used forever and could not connect. I removed the mapping, rebooted several times, followed a few guides on connection configuration, still ...
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Excel files on Windows SMB Share, accessed from iMacs

First I want to describe the environment: Server: Windows Server 2016 (holds the network SMB share folder) Clients: Mac OS X (El Capitan/Sierra), all users use that and have FULL ACCESS to the ...
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How can i add a user defined samba share(s) trough terminal command?

I've got samba running on a computer running Arch Linux. I've gone trough the wiki instructions to enable user defined samba shares. [global] usershare path = /var/lib/samba/usershares usershare ...
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Writing to SMB share from Mac kills network on Mac

I have an older server running Ubuntu where I have a few SMB shares. I also have a Mac. I have previously been using my SMB shares from my Mac without any problems. Recently I had to reinstall Ubuntu ...
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mojave SMB randomly crashing, AFP is fine

Building off my previous post that I can't edit or comment on: Obnoxious intermittent SMB issues on mojave Mac Mini (2018) server Ever since we installed a new Mac Mini (2018) with mojave server we ...
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SMB file servers keeps asking for credentials

I have both Windows 10 SMB and Linux Samba file servers. The share permissions are: browsable (Linux) / turn on file and printer sharing (Windows) guest ok (Linux) / turn off password protected ...
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Permissions to users on Windows AD to samba share

So we have a problem in a client they have a samba share, in that share there is sub-pastes and the users are in the Windows Active Directory, what they told us was that: -For a certain group of ...
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Samba reports incorrect disk space when on shared mount points not directly beneath /media

I have some shares that are located on mount points like: media/ backups/ 01/ 02/ 03/ ... 01, 02, 03 and so on are different physical drives mounted at those locations for ...
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SMB2 <access_denied> after create file request, is request correct?

Filename not exist and flags are read+sync. Is request to share correct? Windows send response with access_denied and close sessions(Tree->SMB2 session->TCP RST ACK). MFP threw an error (018-763: ...
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When writing to mounted cifs (samba) share Reported local hard drive space decreases (as if it is being written to)

I have an interesting perdicerment where whenever I write a large file from within a (samba standalone) smb share to another directory within that very same smb share which I have mounted in an (...
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Prevent Windows from creating $RECYCLE.BIN folder on Samba share

Browsing a Samba share on a Windows machine, I notice after a short while that it has created a $RECYCLE.BIN folder in within the network share, usually containing a single desktop.ini file. How do I ...
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use account name as variable in export path of samba share

I have a Debian server hosting Samba shares that I mount on numerous Windows boxes. For security reasons I have created individual samba users with passwords that aren't synced with the OS's or using ...
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Can't mount Samba share - “No such device or address”

I have a WiFi modem (10.1.1.1) running a Samba 1.0 file server (SHARE) and a USB flash drive connected to it. I am trying to mount the share directory to my existing local directory /mnt/smb. Output ...
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Modern SMB/CIFS usage in Linux with support for standby and reconnections

For years, I've been using CIFS by mounting the shares with mount -t cifs. This is what I still tend to use, because it allows me to mount specific shares without having to run a network discovery. ...
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Insuring server-side copying is occurring with WD-MyCloud-NAS and attached USB on Windows (without ssh)?

Looking at these: Microsoft Offloaded Data Transfer https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Server-Side_Copy https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-server/administration/performance-tuning/role/file-...
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How to setup Windows 10 shared folder to use with Kubuntu in the same LAN

I've got my Linux PC with Kubuntu 16.04 and a guest's Windows 10 laptop connected to the same Wi-fi network. I would like to access (read and write) C:\Users\User Name\Desktop\One Time Use Folder in ...
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Samba not showing any shares

When I run smbstatus --shares I see no shares listed. This is at the end of my /etc/samba/smb.conf: [Share] path = /var/www available = yes valid users = robert read only = no ...
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Setting up a subfolder's permissions differently to the parent folder for Samba

In Ubuntu 16, I've previously set up some shares each with different permissions. But that was always with the same permissions for the folder and its subfolders (done by using the "write list" and "...
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Samba clients can't establish new connections without Internet connectivity on server

I've encountered this strange issue where SMB clients can't establish a local connection with the SMB server if the server does not have an Internet connection. The local connection also slows down ...
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Update old Links to Windows Shares

Hello Windows network professionals, assume that we have got a Windows network of over 1000 users has been running for over 10 years. The users have generated data and located them on different ...
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Clients can't create symlinks on Samba share

As recommended in many answers to questions about samba shares and symlinks, I have tried explicitly enabling "follow symlinks" (although documentation says it is on by default) as well as enabling "...
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Linux to Windows, can list smb shares but cannot mount

This is a really weird one and all the research I've done so far isn't panning out. I'm trying to connect to a Windows share from CentOS 7.5.1804 to Windows Server 2008 R2 (no snickering and let's ...
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Windows 10 Pro client can't hit a Samba server (usual fixes failing)

I'm on a Windows 10 Pro (b16299) client (workgroup, not domain) can't access a Samba (v4.7.7 on Ubuntu 16.04) file server with a single share. Attempting to hit \FILESERVER from Explorer generates ...
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Completely hiding a dir, but leaving its descendants accessible via symlinks, in Samba

Due to the way Samba handles symlinks and wide links (it can only distinguish "within the share root" or "outside the share root") I want to create fixed symlinks in the share root to the "actual" ...
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What is the difference between a Network Short cut and a mounted share drive in Windows 10?

I've run into an oddity that I worked around, but can't explain. I'm hoping someone can. Situation: I have used the "Add network location" option to connect to an Ubuntu samba shared directory that ...
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Can not connect to share (system error 1272)

Since some time I can not connect to a local samba share anymore. When I try to access \\<server ip>\drive, I get the following dialog: When connecting using the command line, using the command ...
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Can't access Samba share on a different LAN

I have two different LANs in my home network, 192.168.0.1 (modem/switch) and 192.168.1.1 (router). A switch is connected to the modem, it provides access to my PC, that's the 192.168.0.0/24 range. ...
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Lost connection to shared VirtualBox Ubuntu folder from host Windows 10 PC

The Problem I have Samba shared folders on Ubuntu Server 16.04 that runs in VirtualBox on a Windows 10 PC. It was working for the last couple of weeks but now I can't connect from the Windows PC. The ...
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Samba file cannot be delete when samba is mounted as network drive

I have a samba folder mounted as a Z: drive on Windows. When this is done, no files can be created or deleted on the samba drive, even if it is owned by the user who mounted the drive. If I am just ...
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Map network drive to .local address

I am connecting a network drive to a computer using the map network drive option. If I give it the IP address (192.168.1.x) it will connect fine, but if I give it the .local address (name.local), it ...
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Can't mount CIFS share but can navigate it

I have been given access to a network share on a Windows 2000 server, which I need to access from a CentOs 7 machine. I have created the credentials file: username=MYUSER password=MYPASS domain=...
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Remote Samba share not accessible

I want to connect to a samba share i set up on a vps with a static ip. The ports are open and the samba service is listening on them, but still if i want to connect to that share it does not work at ...
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Cannot access SMB share (Freenas) from one computer (Windows Server 2003)

I cannot access an SMB share (shared on Freenas) from one computer (running Windows Server 2003). The same share is accessible by other computers. I/ve tried accessing it directly, mounting as a ...
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How do I copy to the root of a network share with Robocopy?

I'm trying to copy very large amount of small files from one folder on my local drive array to a network share, and after trying many different methods of copying files I decided Robocopy might be ...
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SMB network shares and symbolic links

I'm experimenting with Samba shares at home and I'm trying to understand how symbolic links work. I have a few network shares on a couple of machines that run a mix of Windows and Ubuntu or Debian ...
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CIFS mounted W10 share dies when left idle

I'm running a Plex server in a headless HyperV Ubuntu server virtual machine. The media is stored in a Windows 10 share, mounted via CIFS. My fstab entries look like this: //<share> <...
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Samba home computer network using linux mint

I am trying to use samba for a home network. I have two linux mint PC's as a peer to peer network. One machine is connected to the router and the other is connected via a netgear switch. I have given ...
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samba: sharing multiple directories in one user's directory with multiple people

I am the sysadmin of an ubuntu 14.04 linux machine in my home. I have an encfs directory mounted at /home/me/Encfs . I would like to share various parts of this directory with various members of my ...
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Samba file server serves 1G+10G, how to handle a client that's also connected to both 1G+10G but should only use 10G for accessing server's shares?

I have a file server running samba 4.5 on FreeBSD 11 and a few networked PCs, all on a simple unmanaged 1Gb LAN. The PCs include a workstation with a dedicated 10GbE optical link to the file server ...
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Unable to see Samba shares in Windows 10

I have a NAS server running Ubuntu server 14.04.5 (Trusty Tahr) and Samba 4.3.11. To be honest I don't know all the complexities of Samba, and I set the NAS up by watching a couple of YouTube videos. ...
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How can i create a user Specific for network access in windows 10?

This is my case. I have a shared folder in windows 10 and i want it to be password protected. Currently i have to enter my live account credentials to access that network share. But i don't want to ...
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Unable to Access Network Drive as SYSTEM account on Windows 10(Windows Server 2016)

I have a scheduled task(batch script) for syncing data from a network driver everyday. The task is run as nt authority\system account. It works fine on Windows 7/2008/2012, but does not on Windows 10/...
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Windows 7: Map to 4 shares on same SMB host?

I have a Lubuntu 16.10 host file server with 4 Samba shares, each relating to a different physical disk. I want to map to each of these 4 shares simultaneously from Windows 7 (as I want to run ...