Ubuntu 12.04 Samba file sharing setup

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install samba: sudo apt-get install samba install libpam-smbpass package: sudo apt-get libpam-smbpass both # and ; mean the line is commented out edit smb.conf file from terminal: sudo gedit /etc/samba/smb.conf Under [Global]: workgroup = workgroup netbios name = media-server Under ##Authentication## : Change security = user Under [Share Name] comment = Ubuntu File Server Share […]

Configuring Windows Server 2012 File Sharing

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Enable Network Discovery: In order to enable the Network Discovery on a domain make sure the following services are enabled and running: DNS Client Function Discovery Resource Publication SSDP Discovery UPnP Device Host   Setup File Sharing: Change Local Policy: Administrative Tools -> Local Security Policy -> Local Policies -> Security Options -> Network access: […]