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Make a resource, such as files or printers, available over a network.

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Windows Share Fail

I have a 2012 R2 server that is having issues with shares. When I try to create a new share (SMB Quick) I get an error of "Cannot connect to the E$ admin share to verify if folder 'E:\shares\folder' ...
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linux shared folder for all users php not working mod_hive suexec

Feel free to educate me - I'm migrating from a windows server to a dedicated linux server with apache 2.4 and centos 6.10 ... all users on the server are actually ME, so this part is not a security ...
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share user folder with other users apache

Migrating from windows server (where this was unbelievably easy with virtual directories) to a linux server and have worked on this for weeks... I want to share a users folder contents with all other ...
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How to mount a folder as a drive and share on network

i want to mount a folder as a drive and share on network, because we use a network based software which wants whole drive (C: or D: or E: etc.) shared over network for a folder inside it, my approach ...
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hide a subfolder under DFS

one of our customer's site has a NAS box which has a share and this is part of DFS. They want a folder to be created there like this \\ourdomain.to\DFS\RED\Teams\secretfoldername but it should be be ...
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How to share VPN and DHCP server across multiple hosts?

I need to set up a small computer network for what is effectively a satellite office for a business. The small network consists of several workstations and a server. The server machine has two ...
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IOS connections to Samba 4 worked for years, now authentication fails

We have samba 4.8 and 4.9 servers that are Active Directory members. Windows and other samba clients can access the shares, and for years, iOS devices worked fine with Samba 4. But a few months ago, ...
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User has access to share drive but can't see a certain file, other users can see that file. Any advice?

Like I said in the title, a user has access to our company's Accounting share drive. He's trying to access a file at the share path V:\Accounting\Needthisfile but whenever he attempts to navigate to ...
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Unable to remote deploy package due to inaccessible ADMIN$ share on target domain Workstation

I've got this laptop here running Windows 10. I'm trying to deploy a PDQ package to it but I'm getting a "Computer unreachable or offline" error. According to PQD it's because it can't access the ...
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Server Share Unable To Be Accessed On Home PC [closed]

I have a VPS that I use for web development. I have created a server share for C:\inetpub so that I can access the IIS folder without having to connect to the VPS. Meaning I can edit any files ...
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NFS shares dissappear after reboot of Windows server

I have a server running Windows Server 2016 with the File Server Role (NFS Server) enabled. On this server an iSCSI disk is mounted as disk S:. One folder on this disk (S:\EXCHANGE) is an NFS Share. ...
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Network Share slow during high use but it's not as simple as it seems at first

We have half a dozen or so Windows 2008R2 boxes sending SQL backup files to a dump share on a 2008R2 file server over the weekend. There is a dedicated nic on the file server for this operation and ...
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SID history and file share

Several years ago we had like 20k users migrated from different domains to one. The same happened with all the servers (including file share). Now we have one domain, but I'm wondering how exactly ACL ...
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Can no longer access SMB shares to a Windows server after 2016 upgrade

I've got a file server which hosts a load of SMB shares. The users in this domain have mapped drives to the shares and use them on a daily basis. I upgraded the OS on the Fileserver from 2012 R2 to ...
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Access network share remotely without routing all traffic through VPN tunnel

I would like to be able to access a network share that is running off my Windows Server 2016 Datacenter server remotely. I realize that I can create a VPN server by using the Remote Access feature and ...
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How do I let someone access a drive in other computer in a domain?

As a network administrator I want to let someone access c: drive of other computer in the domain. How can I do that? Thank you in advance.
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Invalid Encryption Keys Password when enabling shared Configuration to Azure file share in iis

I want to set up to Azure VM web servers as a farm with shared configuration and content being stored in an Azuure File share. I have been following this tutorial : http://officeline.gr/2017/05/17/...
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How to add permissions for user for only one directory inside another directory on Samba?

I'm newbie in Windows. I have a Windows domain controller on samba. On this controller there are some shares. Each of this share has configured security group with full access. Group G1 has full ...
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Can I use DFS or a namespace to redirect the top level share e.g. \\server\redirect -> \\otherserver\share\some\path\

Let's say I have a share with a really long path. e.g. \\targetserver\share\folder1\folder2\folderIWant. I can use DFS to get a shorter path, e.g. \\server\shareFolder\folderIWant However, I was ...
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File Server - Hostname vs. FQDN

I have a problem with a File Server at Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Operasion System. When my user browse a network share with FQDN she can't see the files, but if she browse it without FQDN (only ...
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Is it possible to host a Windows share that can be accessed solely by server name? (e.g. \\server\file.txt)

DISCLAIMER: I'm simply looking for convenience here. I know that this isn't a big improvement but it's a nice to have. There are a number of really useful tools that we host on a file share that ...
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Server 2012 smb share without login, and share edit permissions

So i just installed server 2012 on a proliant microserver. So far i've managed to set everything up, this server isn't running any advanced setup. Hell i would probably be fine just running win8 on it....
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usernames in nfs share between nfs server (CentOS) and nfs client (Ubuntu)

I have a NFS server (CentOs 6.9) and a NFS client (Ubuntu 16.04). I have installed nfs-utils and rpcbind on the server. The server configurations are as follow: /etc/exports /home 192.168.1.11(rw,...
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Windows Server 2016 Datacenter, all 19 shares suddenly accessible to everyone

I am currently running a Windows Server 2016 Datacenter Virtual Machine in Azure. This server has 19 file shares on it. Each of these shares is devoted to a single customer of the company I work for. ...
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Weird Issue with File Server

I've got an odd issue I can't seem to resolve. We have a file server on our domain. At random intervals certain users simply cannot access the shares that are set up, whilst other users can. We are ...
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Unable to connect to port 445 at one location. All other subnets can connect

I have run into a weird issue that i just cant seem to figure out. One of our servers is a file server and is accessible by \servername\ or by \X.X.X.X\ from every remote location aside from the one ...
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DFS share(s) not visible for some Citrix SBC users

In short: Some Citrix SBC servers are experiencing the following problem When logged in to a Citrix server and browsing to a mapped drive (eg. drive D: (mapped as \domain.local\namespace\share)) the ...
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server virtualization shared ram

My friend and I got a dedicated server. We'd like to virtualize, so that he has his own linux server and I have my own too. I'd like to share unused RAM between these two virtual machines, so I could ...
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Creating Mapped Network Drives VIA GPO Dynamically to Username

Good Day. i learned server 2008 r2 in college and trying to setup a small server for a college. I have set up AD with DNS,DHCP and WSUS. I am trying to Map 2 x Network drives to each user in a ...
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Deny access to change file extension in shared folder?

Is it possible to deny users from changing files extensions in a shared folder? I'm asking that to try and avoid ransomware infection. I will deny people from changing file extensions inside the ...
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DFS referral cache duration

We have two domain-based DFS servers in our main office. A smaller location is connected through a VPN with the main office and uses the DFS for accessing shared resources in the main as well as at ...
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Network share to all computers in the domain is public

I'm managing a domain network, Recently I found out that when ever any user is accessing a computer through network share, example: \computer\c$ He can view everything with not need of credentials. ...
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Networked machine 'bypasses' password protection on Win7 shares

I've just encountered an odd problem that is the exact opposite of what you'd expect: One of three machines on a local network somehow remembers passwords for the other machines, despite reboots and ...
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How can I move share permissions to a new partition that I've moved data to?

I've just installed a new Disk Enclosure, and it's been set up, RAID configured, and the new partition R: is now configured on the file server VM. I used robocopy to migrate all of our data from E: (...
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Network shared Folder randomly disappears for a user

We are running a Windows 2012 Server as DC and Fileserver that is accessed by Windows 10 Clients. The rights management for our shared folders is handled through security groups. A few weeks ago a ...
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windows 10 share not accessible from same client with domain admin account

On a Windows 10 client I have a shared folder with full folder and share access for the local admin group (which is member of the domain admin group). I have an account that is member of the domain ...
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Accessing Network Share over specific Interface

To make backups the server (windows) needs to be able to access a Network-Share from another windows server. In the firewall I have given permission to one of the interfaces to be able to do this ...
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Windows server 2012 PPPoE share to NAT

I have dedicated server (Windows Server 2012) and two network ports on NIC, my ISP gives internet connection via PPPoE. One network port is using for ISP cable, and second one for Windows 8.1 local PC....
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Many-to-one windows file share sync

I am currently migrating an old file server I inherited which contains user data shares, there are numerous file shares configured with user home directories, for example: \\server\users1\joe.bloggs \...
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2008 R2 file server shared folders are displaying hex names [duplicate]

I have a very strange issue. on one of my 2008R2 file servers that has been around for years yesterday about half of the folders in one of the shares started showing hex values instead of the ...
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Samba Share on remote machine

I'm with the following environment: I have 3 computers: A machine working as a storage (Ubuntu 14.04) (Khan), a Samba Server (Ubuntu 14.04 with Samba 4.3.9 with a NT4-like Domain) (Vader) and a ...
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Samba share with read only permission

I want to share a folder to the network with just readonly permission. Every one can see and read the contents in the file .But no one should edit. How the samba configuration will be ? My Current ...
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Windows Server 2012 Printer Management

I want to add a shared printer connected to a host IP (192.168.0.10,windows 7) , to a server (192.168.0.200,windows server 2012). When adding a printer using the Printer Management just the IP ...
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Is there a way to find out the creator of a share in Windows?

A new share has been created on a server I use and we need to find out who created it and when. Is there a way to find that out? It's Windows Server 2003 SP2.
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How to make data up to date on a shareable disk connected to KVM guest?

I have 2 KVM guests running. One guest (let's call it the writing guest) writes to a virtio hdd (it's a lvm logical volume) periodically. Another guest (reading guest) reads from this disk (it's ...
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How to password protect shared folder windows 7 without active directory

We are currently running a group of machines where (for now) everybody logs in locally, with no network accounts, and no active directory (as of yet), there are generic usernames and passwords on all ...
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Share and NTFS Permissions on a File Server

I have a folder A and inside two files B and C What I need is that the user "XPTO" as access to read B and write on C. Usually I give the permission "list folder contents" on folder and then give a ...
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Remove Cached UNC URL Credentials Win 10/Server 2012

I need to remove the UNC\URL credentials of a share accessed via IP UNC\URL from File Explorer. For example, last week I logged into 10.10.10.20\someshare, and now, when I go to it, I do not have to ...
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Network share as USB connected device

I have a situation where I am having to work around a medical vendor who has for security reasons limited the connectivity to a system. The only connection I have available to the system is USB and ...
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is it possible to combine two vps in different locations into one?

Let's say we have 2 servers, one at us-west and another one at us-east. Would it be possible to combine them into a single server. *single server as in: shared ssh, I can control 2 servers from the ...