Questions tagged [smb2]

SMB2 is a version of the SMB protocol as defined by Microsoft (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc246482.aspx). The purpose of the protocol is to facilitate file and print sharing between networked machines. SMB is considered an application layer protocol per the OSI model.

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Use SMB2 protocol while mounting CIFS Share on a Unix client

I am trying to mount a CIFS share on my Unix client. My Unix client has Samba installed. # smbstatus Samba version 3.6.9-151.el6 sudo mount -t cifs -o domain=domain_name,user=user_name,password=...
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Obnoxious intermittent SMB issues on mojave Mac Mini (2018) server

Ever since we installed this new Mac Mini (2018) we keep having intermittent SMB issues. Setup: Mac Mini (2018) Currently on 10.14.2 and haven't updated to .3 yet because I was hoping I could get ...
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I disabled SMB1. My network computers are no longer listed. What can I do?

Without working SMB 1 (e.g. by disabling it as suggested here), browsing for computers with shares using Windows Explorer will not work any longer (as expected). They are still available by using \\...
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Windows 7 NTLM not authenticating properly with Ubuntu 18.04

I've spent most of my day today trying to figure this out... Not exactly what I had in mind for today... but I couldn't help myself... So, here's the problem: My Windows 7 machine won't authenticate (...
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Cannot connect to any network shares from one of my Windows 10 PCs

I recently bought a shiny new Synology NAS and all my PCs can connect to it, except from one, which is quite strange as it's running the same Windows 10 version as the others (1803). Here are the ...
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Forcing Windows 8.1 to use SMB3 only?

I s there a way (indirect, hacky, or otherwise) to restrict Windows 8.1 to SMB3 only, and prevent it accepting or offering SMB2 connections? All I can find is that on 8.1, SMB2 and SMB3 share the ...
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Not able to access file via SMB but able to access from NTFS

I have a strange problem. I have a file uploaded by some colleague via mapped drive. She is able to read the file after uploading. She has write/read/execute/list NTFS permission, and I see she is ...
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Solutions for file sharing - local office plus cloud

We have a main office of 8 computers, 3 Windows 10 PCs and 5 Mac desktops and laptops. We have a MacOS server as well. We have about 200 GB of files on local network shares from the Mac server. ...
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Disabling SMB Entirely on Non-Domain PCs

In an environment with PCs that have no domain connectivity where the only network connectivity is possibly to a networked printer, what are the implications of disabling SMB entirely? Imagine a local ...
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Can anyone explain these poolmon numbers?

This screenshot is from a machine which I believe might have a driver memory leak so I've been monitoring poolmon.exe. This is not the issue I am chasing but the numbers for LS2i are so absurd I was ...
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show message when devices connected wireless router

I'm guessing the only way "Universally" to show a message like "Welcome to my WiFi connection" is through a html landing page( redirection). I would say SMB but I believe Windows 8 doesn't allow you ...
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How to enable SMB2 on Synology DS508

I have a Synology DS508 box. It is running latest Synology DSM 4.0 with ipkg installed. Recently I've upgraded my Mac to Maverics, and I want to switch from using AFP to access my shares on Synology ...