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Abbreviation for "Server Message Block"; an application-layer network protocol for sharing files and printers, popular in Windows environments

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Video stutters on Linux and Android when watching movies from a Windows share

I have a powerful PC running Windows 10. The PC is connected to a very powerful router (Ubiquiti Dream Machine PRO) via a gigabit wire. I also have a computer running Manjaro Linux. It is connected to ...
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Emby Server on TrueNAS Unable to Access Media in SMB Share Subdirectories

I’m currently facing an issue with my Emby media server (version 4.8.5.0) running on a TrueNAS Scale server. The problem is that Emby is unable to access or list media files if they are stored in ...
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Enabling Null Sessions on an Active Directory Environment

I did setup an active directory environment with virtual machines and I'd like to enable null sessions on rpc and smb protocols. the purpose is to be able to extract domain usernames with the ...
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Keep connection alive even if physically not connected for a while? [duplicate]

So here is the scenario I have a laptop that I use with a LAN cable connected to it to my PS2 on which I play OPL games stored on my SMB. However I also lift that laptop of the table to put on my lap (...
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Running Executables from Mapped Drive Shares

I have a directory which I’m sharing from my Macintosh. In it there are five executables. I mapped the directory to S: on my Windows virtual machine (on VirtualBox). Four out of these five executables ...
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Windows 11 doesn't approve my credentials for RDP or SMB

I hope you can help me with this problem as solutions that i have googled does not help me. I have received a new ARM tablet (Xiaomi Book 12.4) with Windows 11 Pro on board. I don't remember the ...
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How to setup Windows to share user directory over SMB

In SAMBA for Linux I can automatically create share for every users home directory, is this possible for Windows too? I have Windows 10 and 11 OSes, where every new user account should has his home ...
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Use SMB2 or SMB3 in Windows XP?

i have multiple PC's and the one is on Windows XP and the other ones are on Windows 7 & 10. I wanted to ask if there is any way to use SMB2 or 3 on the Windows XP PC? A upgrade isn't possible ...
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Unable to connect to a shared disk on Windows using a Microsoft account

I installed Windows from scratch on a new PC and logged in using a Microsoft account. I shared a disk but was unable to open it from another computer in my network using the same Microsoft account. I ...
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SMB/connection between devices in the same network is too slow

I shared a folder in windows (which is connected to my modem/router combo(same modem that I use for internet)) When I access(wirelessly/same network) this folder from any device I get very low speeds ...
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How to synchronize offline files after each save?

I have an SMB share mounted in Windows 11. I enabled offline files for specific files. Now I noticed that I can press the synchronize button in the Windows 11 Sync Center or the context menu to ...
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NT_STATUS_BAD_NETWORK_NAME when connecting to router samba share

I have a asus router that I am using to host a samba share networked hard drive. I've been able to connect to this shared disk from both my windows machine and my macbook, so I know the drive "...
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Docker container fails to start because of missing SMB drive and doesn't restart automatically when connected

I have a Docker container that uses an SMB drive as a volume. This is the compose file for it: name: "audiobookshelf" services: audiobookshelf: container_name: "audiobookshelf&...
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running a multi-threaded script on a macPro to a smb-mount folder throws an error

We're trying to run a multi-threaded script from our macPro but we keep getting an error massage. The xml script contains parameters to run a specific tool, the paths to the raw data and other ...
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Robocopy extremely low performance copying from Synlogy SMB

I want to occasionally backup a media library which is located on my NAS to another drive (6TB WD RED HDD; produced in 2019). The drive is located in my main PC and connected through SATA. The NAS and ...
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Accessing samba shared files over internet

I am trying to access my samba share over internet. I can already access it via ssh and I have opened the 445 port but I cannot find the linux command line to access it. Let's say I have the following:...
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Can't access Samba drive from android devices as encryption is required

I am unable to access my samba drive from any android device. The connection fails even though the password is correct. Looking at the logs, I can see that the connection fails due to the lack of ...
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How to ensure authenticity of sync target in WiFi network (do not run sync outside of home WiFi)

This is my first question and I hope to explain the situation well. Short explanation: I have a home network with various clients and a TrueNAS NAS. The NAS is target for backup and sync services e.g. ...
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Can't see files/directories in a Windows shared server on my Mac

I'm trying to connect to my corporate work shared server on my Mac (I use windows on my work). I have to connect with the VPN and then I'm writing the route it shows on the Windows PC in to the "...
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List all Volumes of an SMB share on Windows

I have enabled SMB sharing on a MacBook Pro with an IP address 192.168.128.29. On another MacBook Pro, I can connect to server with smb://192.168.128.29/ and after providing the username and password,...
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Custom Shortcut Icons Not Showing (Blank Page), Using UNC Path for an SMB Share

On my Server have a custom Icon (ICO) that I created that is in the directory of a .NET / C# Application that I want to share, right along side the EXE for the Application, which has an Icon (ICO) ...
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How to access local SaMBa share from WAN

I have a local machine running OpenMediaVault. There's a SMB share set up on it which is accesible from LAN. Sometimes there's a need for me to access data on that share from outside of my LAN. What ...
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Is there a best way to export from the Directory Utility?

I want to export all of the data from a page in the MacOS directory utility. In the edit section, it say's I'm looking at Users in node /Active Directory/XXXXX/All Domains. It lists all the users I ...
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PSPing doesn't work with smb port 445

I am trying to use PSPing to test a storage hostname and smb port 445: psping -l 60k <storage_hostname>:445 I immediately got the results as below. No packets were sent. I can access the SMB ...
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Connecting Ubuntu and windows via ethernet for file sharing

I am trying to set up shares between my Ubuntu laptop and my windows 11 laptop I have a ethernet cable connected to Ubuntu, then going to a Netgear f2726 switch, I have also the windows 11 laptop ...
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Connecting to a smb share on a Mac on a network with a static ip

My client has a router that uses a static IP address and has 2 Macs attached to it, one running MacOS 10.13.x and is used as a Filemaker server, and the other running Ventura and is used as a file ...
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iSCSI + SMB for online video editing server

I am putting together a shared storage server for 25 people to edit video from. I had an idea to combine iSCSI and SMB to get the best of both protocols in the following way: Video footage is stored ...
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How do permissions work when SMB sharing NFS mount?

I have setup a server jellyfin (runs jellyfin) that stores all media on a separate hdd that is available via NFS share from my local PC. This works as intended but since NFS is direct attached its not ...
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Finder does not show content of an SMB network share

Finder on my Mac sometimes gets caught in a limbo when it cannot show content of SMB network share. Instead of showing the content, it shows a clipart of a folder with two fields: "Created" ...
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Why does Explorer keep SMB connections open, even If I specifically tell it to close it? [duplicate]

I have two Servers, Server A and Server B. I connected from Server A to Server B through explorer via UNC like so \\ServerB\d$ and was prompted for a Username & Password. I entered my credentials ...
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How to specify an alias in AD "Log On to" as computer name?

I'm trying to setup one user tied on a Windows 10 Pro computer (kiosk) on a Samba 4.18.2-Debian powered AD domain using the Users and Groups > (user) > Properties > Account > Log On to ...
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Can't access an anonymous network share since I joined a computer to a domain

I'm working with W10 and W11 latest version. I have in my network a NAS server which shares disk trough an anonymous SMB share (SMB v2 I guess) Everything was working perfectly until I joined the ...
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Linux Connect to Windows 10 Share (SMB1 succeeds, SMB2 fails)

Problem description: Linux mounting SMB1 on a Windows 10 computer works as follows because "SMB1 Support" is enabled: mount -t cifs -o user=USER,password=USER,vers=1.0 //192.168.1.222/SHARE /...
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OneDrive SMB access

Is there a way to access OneDrive via SMB? I mean, for creating a local or network drive in Windows for accessing the cloud storage through. Maybe through other layers offered by another software? ...
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Share and use SMB with 4 routers

I have a total of 4 routers at home, I will explain my network diagram and I hope you can help me. I have in one of the rooms the main router that connected to the internet provider With optical ...
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On-the-fly SMB shares conf to quickly share files

I want to use samba to quickly and easily share files on occasions. I set up a smbuser to which I forbid login with chsh -s /bin/false smbuser I give the smbuser's password to people and I have my ...
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Cannot access Synology NAS on Linux Kubuntu

I already tried to access the NAS with several different ways, but in the end, adding the NAS folder works, but for some reason, I can't access the NAS. When I enter the IP-Address for example in the ...
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Remove old network SMB share [closed]

After checking my SMB logs as to why I keep getting errors on my NAS about a failed login, I noticed that an old NAS that I've not had access to, and removed from my PC, over six months ago, is ...
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Pasting does not work in Network share

i have a weird problem on my Ubuntu 20.04.1 Notebook. I can write in shares from my server but i can't paste. That means i can create a new folder or file but the paste button with right-click is ...
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Files on SMB share not writable by "some" applications

I have a problem with a shared network drive where, in principle, I can create and modify files, but some applications give an incorrect function error (or similar) when trying to modify a file on ...
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zsh: command not found: smbclient error when trying from mac

How to connect smb (server message block) from mac ?? When I try smbclient -L <IP> I get an error message zsh: command not found: smbclient
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Script to check SMB status on multiple servers

I am looking to check the SMB version and status on a list of servers. it would be nice to be able to have a list of server, such as a CSV and run the SMBconnection command against each of the ...
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Windows cant connect to Synology NAS on local network

This used to work last year. Mid-last year, after an update it stopped working. I tracked it down to Enable NTVLMv1 authentication which had been unticked by an update. I ticked it and everything ...
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Windows 10 SMB cannot connect to shares on my Synology NAS anymore

For years I have a Synology NAS running in my network for various uses and it is accessed by multiple devices. Recently, a package on the NAS was causing a slow performance, with the interface loading ...
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What credentials to add to win10 shared folder to let win98 machine in?

We moved to another location and got a completely different server installed and I've had some issues with the older machines with WinXP and Win98 (these are rack mounted PCs and upgrading the ...
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Allow public access to Samba share without allowing insecure guest access in Windows

A few years ago, due to security concerns, Microsoft disabled by default the ability to connect as a guest to SMB shares. In my organization, I have a few shares which I want to be available for ...
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share folder become slow when multi users are using it

I have a file server with many shared folders , Is there a way to limit speed per connection? when more then 2-3 users uploading and downloading files from server then there is overload and sometimes ...
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How do I mount a SMB folder in macOS via Terminal?

I have been working on a bash script to have systems mount a shared SMB folder(Windows Server) to a local folder /usr/local/Installers on macOS 12. I can create the folders just fine en mass to 100 ...
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SMB address handling in web browsers: file:///// or file://?

When a SMB share path is \\server\dir, if I type that in FireFox, FireFox shows the directory's content and the address showing is file://///server/dir. If I do that with Edge, it also shows the ...
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Login to SMB share using private key

I have a TrueNAS NAS smb share. My TrueNAS user settings have password disabled and I have added my SSH public key. I can SSH into the NAS using my private key with no issues. However, I am trying to ...
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