Windows: Cannot access samba share as Guest
Never mind gemarti, the effort is appreciated, there's also this other part of the question which is pending. As regards what you asked me to do sunnycoder, I did check out the smb.conf file, and the browseable option is set to "YES" for ALL the samba shares. Use Samba With Windows 7 Clients This time, with Windows 7, only half of Samba stops working. Accessing Samba Shares. Accessing Samba shares from Windows 7 "just works." That is, assuming you're running a relatively recent version of Samba. Samba 3.3.2, which ships with Ubuntu Jaunty, works perfectly with Windows Vista and therefore Windows 7 (they are the same, really). Connect to your Samba server from Linux - gHacks Tech News
Nov 23, 2015 · Cannot Connect to CIFS / SMB / Samba Network Shares Shared Folders in Windows 10 - Tech Journey Looks like it may be related to the didabling of the Guest account in Windows 10. I did go into my wife's and set her shares to make permission under "Everyone", which has worked.
Windows 10 and Linux Samba Problem: "Windows cannot access
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Step 10. In the bottom bar, enter your Windows machine IP and path to the shared folder as follows: smb://192.168.1.6/Windows Shared Folder. Connect To Windows Shared Folder. Then press the Connect button. Step 11. An authentication message should appear. Enter your username and password. Press the Connect button to continue. Insert your Windows 98 CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. Click Start, and then click Run. In the Open box, type ":\tools\mtsutil" (without the quotation marks), where is the letter of the CD-ROM drive that contains the Windows 98 CD-ROM, and then click OK. Right-click the Ptxt_on.inf file, and then click Install. Restart your computer. I have this problem and able to fix this with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa without installing SMB v1 or change the regedit. There are few things need to be changed in /etc/samba/smb.conf . passdb backend = tdbsam security = user Change the networking Samba has a few quirks that regardless of what version of Windows that you are using, Windows does not recognize the shares for some reason. Samba always behaves as if you are on a Domain, regardless if it is a Workgroup. Read through this first and do the Registry fix. Windows 8 Support - SME Server Try this registry fix in the Windows machines. Windows systems share resources such as file systems and printers using a protocol known as SMB). In order for a RHEL 8 system to serve such resources over a network to a Windows system and vice versa it must, therefore, support SMB. This is achieved using technology called Samba. This book only focuses on the use case where Samba is used as a standalone server, but it can also be a NT4 Domain Controller or a full Active Directory Domain Controller, or a simple member of an existing domain (which could be a managed by a Windows server). A computer using Windows 8. The path to connect to the shared folders There are two possible Samba paths. The first is www, the public_html directory in which Web page files are kept. Here are the directions to setting up a Samba Directory on a computer running Windows 8. Step 1. First, make sure you are in Desktop view. Step 2. Right-Click