A shared resource or network share is a device or piece of information on a computer that can be remotely accessed from another computer, typically via a local area network or an enterprise Intranet, transparently as if it were a resource in the local machine.

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Server shared folder globally accessing

I created some folder for user and these folder are shared in local network.these are works under in that office network only but i want to share these folders globally. Users can access the server ...
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Sharing and logging internet on a linux server [on hold]

I have a ADSL internet connection on my company. I was asked to log all internet activities of users of this connection. I think of a way to put a computer between switch and modem and share the ...
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Cannot find the process locking a Virtual Hard Drive on a Network Share

I have a VHD that is on a network share. Normally all anyone had to do was mount it through Disk Management and they could access it. The last few days though I have been getting the following error....
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What are some techniques for reorganizing a file structure in a business? [duplicate]

At work I have gotten tired of how disorganized our shared drive is. I've determined the best way to reorganize everything would be to mimic the directory structure based on our organization chart. ...
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Server admin shares open for local administrators?

This is a new domain controller. I created users and created a security group called Local Admin. The users are members of this group. I created a domain group policy and used the Restricted Groups ...
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Windows Server User denied write access when explicitly given rights

I just took over administration of a network which has a lot of problems. It's a Windows network, and the DC is running 2008 R2. There are mostly Windows 7 machines with some Windows 10 boxes here and ...
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Remote push file updates to clients from a centralized server [closed]

Currently we are using Dropbox, to push file updates (newly added only), from a centralized server (Linux) to many registered clients who installed Dropbox client (Windows). This work pretty well, ...
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Linux SMB share - how to give access to Windows local system account?

I have a SMB share on a Linux host. To grant remote access to the share for a Windows user, one must create a new SMB user which has the same username, and same password as the Windows account. i.e. ...
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Windows: add user group to file created by a specific process

In our (mixed) Windows network we have a machine with a shared folder. This shared folder can be accessed by anyone belonging to the group User. However, in this folder, there are files that are ...
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WNetAddConnection2 fails with Access Denied

The below is a part of my c++ code. It makes connection to a network resource and can redirect a local device to the network resource. I am trying to execute the command from Windows Server 2012 R2 ...
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Can high memory usage cause network shares to be inaccessible?

I have a 2008 R2 server that has the File Print & IIS server roles. The memory usage is at around 80% constant due to an antivirus software I have installed (Windows Defender). On two occasions ...
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Amazon Web Services EFS doesn't seem to be saving files

So I'm trying to use AWS EFS with EC2 to have persistent storage between multiple instances. I'm mounting the drive using, sudo mount -t nfs4 -o nfsvers=4.1 $(curl -s http://IPADDRESSHERE/latest/meta-...
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net use fails with system error 67 with FQDN

I search for help with a confusing error with Windows 7 mounting a network fileshare. The problem is that on machine A a mount with the FQDN fails (net use system error 67) while the same command ...
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Windows fileserver and ABE

I am in the process of creating a new Windows 2008R2 file server and have some issues with Access Based Enumaration. I don't just want to migrate all data and permissions as our structure is grown ...
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Small LAN Linux fileserver and network design

We have a small LAN with a couple dozen desktop client PC's and one fileserver. Our goal is to enable the client PC's to have all storage on the fileserver and for file I/O operations to feel as if ...
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Samba 4 unix user != samba user

this may be an easy one for the samba pros out there: I have an archlinux box up and running as an samba 4 AD which works as expected. I want to add an user to the samba which lead me to 2 different ...
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Unable to share folder with everyone on workgroup server 2012 r2

I must be blind and missing something very obvious, I hope you guys can help me out. I need to share a folder on a workgroup server: Everyone should be able to read the content of the share. What I ...
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disappearing folders in network drive after folder creation

If I create a new folder on a network drive some of the already available folders in that folder disappear. After half an hour they're visible again? What can be the reason for this?
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Caching system on each host on a local network to improve file access

I'm in a team where we work on different projects located on a file server. Each project is in a specific folder. Here the network architecture we use today: The problem is that some person are ...
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Configure a server to grant temporary write permission on request?

I'm looking for ways to reduce exposure of a server's shares if ransomware gets onto a client. Users need access to the server's shares, and normally that is read/write access. Write access is needed ...
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PowerShell - Find out Who has Read permissions on a Network Folder Share

In a Windows Server & Active Directory environment, where a particular network-share is shared with only certain AD users/groups. Is there a way, using PowerShell, to find out who has read ...
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samba: ip working, hostname not

I have a ubuntu-smb server in my network with Windows Clients accessing it. I set up a networkdrive on the Clients to a share on the server and used for the link \\hostname\sharename$\. After a ...
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Slow writing speed to Windows Server 2012

I have a problem with slow writing speed via mapped network drive (samba) on Windows Server 2012R2. I'll describe my network and tests below: I have two computers both running W8.1 (Desktop and ...
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Sharing Folder In A Specific Group

Good morning, can someone help me on my problem? Windows Server 2008, and 16 PC, in windows server I g create a 4 group, and I add specific users into a group,. I shared a folder in windows server, ...
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Why can't I see the file version of files in system32 remotely?

Here's the situation: I can RDP into a computer, go to C:\Windows\System32, and check file versions to my heart's content. Such as winlogon.exe, explorer.exe, etc. If I map the drive, and try to ...
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Trying to access a .wim file in a shared folder located on my desktop from inside a winPE environment

I have the .wim file in a shared folder with completely open permissions (anything I could see that could possibly prohibit access is turned off. Im just trying to get this to work, not getting ...
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Windows Server Sync?

Looking to see if anyone has knowledge in this. Currently I am trying to set up 2 windows 2012 servers, to synchronize the files in C:\Company\Record of each machine. For example. Machine A makes 06-...
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Is it possible to obtain the computer files of previous university researchers/employees if they used the university wifi? [closed]

Relevant Background I'm a post doc at a U.S. University. I need the files of a grad student research assistant who has left the lab. The student created files (data, codes, simulations, etc) for a ...
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Analyze log with information who access share

We have share network folder to which all users have access. Now, I need to build ACL for users to separate access. In order to collect information about users' working folders I run scheduled script: ...
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Do Wireless Routers with a USB port for 3G/4G USB modem support normal file sharing? [closed]

I'm looking forward to buying a wireless router with a USB port, so that I can share my 1 TB external Hard Drive over Wi-Fi among my devices. I came across one such router, TP-Link 3G/4G Wireless N ...
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Is it safe to delete an IPC$ connection?

I have IIS set up on a Win 2012R2 server not on the domain. I want to map a network drive which is on the domain Thus I have set up a workgroup user for the share called domainname\user1 I want to ...
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slow shared folder file append operations (VBox/VMware/CIFS)

The next problem occurs in both Vbox and VMplayer. I am having windows 10 as HOST, and debian 8 as guest. I am developing in both PHP and nodeJs, my plan is to use HOST windows 10 as development ...
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Periodic Share Access Fails

We have a file server running Windows Server 2012 R2. It also hosts various VMs. The server has 2 NIC cards set up in a Team (Switch Independent, Dynamic, None) setup. And the Hyper-V vEthernet runs ...
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Map network drive what authentication twice

I created a share folder on windows server 2012 and added a user for full permission on the share: Then, when I try to map the drive the authentication appears twice. The first authentication ...
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Microsoft native FTP server, network drive as path, 530 cannot find path specified

I have setup FTP server in Windows 7, it is working normally with a local hard drive as the root path for the ftp server. I have a network drive mapped at W: and I want to use this as the root path so ...
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Recommended way to host files from shared virtual directory

I got a problem with files sharing from IIS. I have a shared folder in network (UNC path) and I would like to host it from IIS to serve it's files in ASP.NET application. Also, I want to use Windows ...
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Mount cloud storage as network drive for iis site virtual directory

I have a rackspace hosted server that I'd like to "add" more storage to. Rather then pay for an additional drive to be physically added to my server I'd like to consider leveraging cheaper cloud ...
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deny access to file servers and PCs on a domain - guest user

We have 70+ PCs and servers, users access files by accessing the servers from their PCs. Is it possible to deny access to all PCs and servers on a network for a guest user (he should only have ...
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Why is the size of used space of a share different from the used space of a network drive targeting to that share?

We have a share that shows 350GB (376.544.187.272 Bytes) as used. If I mount that Share as a network drive it shows me 304 GB (326.777.810.944 Bytes) as used. The underlying NetApp Volume shows me ...
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How do I share folders in dovecot?

I am migrating from courier. Migration worked well so far, I can access my maildirs with roundcube, with quota and sieve filters fully functionnal. Now I need to enable maildir sharing and can't ...
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3 different folder share permission

Short and simple, There's a document in PC A that I want to share,I want PC B to be able to read/write,PC C only read,while PC D has no access at all.Sounds impossible but if there's a way please show ...
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Mount a Windows share on Linux boot without storing the password

Is there a way to do this? Most examples store the credentials in an external file to fstab e.g. - fstab: \\server\share /media/windowsmount cifs credentials=/root/secret.txt,_netdev,uid=root,gid=...
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Client connection to file server is not freed

My employer's application is using shared resources on windows file and share. We are encountering problems with freeing files after the application is closed. When handles to shared files is closed, ...
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Windows 2008R2 file server intermittent slows - how to troubleshoot

I have a Windows 2008R2 file server which has been running fine for quite some time. With no known changes, in the last few days it's been misbehaving, with intermittent slows when users open/save ...
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Samba file server on Windows Domain can't authenticate users - gives “credentials chain check failed”

I have two TurnKey Linux Fileserver 13 (basically Debian 7.3) running Samba to share folders on our mostly-Windows LAN. Samba is configured to authenticate users using Active Directory on our domain ...
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How to configure Tomcat7 server.xml Environment to take as value Network path?

I am trying to configure Tomcat7 serer.xml the <Host appBase="webapps/testweb" name="trythis.test.com" unpackWARs="true" autoDeploy="true"> <Context docBase="." path="" reloadable="...
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Network Path not Found Accessing Shares on SBS2011 from Server 2008 R2

I have three servers plus my laptop: ServerA (Server 2003, IP: 1.1.1.1) (at my office, ADSL fixed IP) ServerB (SBS 2011, IP: 1.1.1.2) (at my office, ADSL fixed IP) ServerC (Server 2008 R2, IP: 2.2.2....
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cant access network share windows server 2008 Domain

I am currently having an issue with one Windows 7 PRO pc(fully up to date windows and drivers) accessing one windows server 2008 share. This particular server 2008 share is accessed by about 20 users ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 Primary Domain Controller locks old computername

Before updating to 2012, old DC-name was: SERVER1 Now Primary-DC name is: SERVER2 SERVER1 was added to computer as DNS-CNAME-alias Then we installed secondary DC: SERVER3 and tried switch SERVER1-...