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by amuk
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: [SOLVED] Error connecting windows share (SMB, UFW & kernel 4.8)
Replies: 12
Views: 5559

Re: [SOLVED] Error connecting windows share (SMB, UFW & kernel 4.8)

I am a noob so please excuse the level of my contribution. With that said, I have found that the Firewall takes a little extra work coming from the Windows platform for the past 20 years. Yes yes another MS convert in the house. Glad you got it all worked out. I am actually searching for the right p...
by amuk
Wed Dec 07, 2016 7:55 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: [SOLVED] Error connecting windows share (SMB, UFW & kernel 4.8)
Replies: 12
Views: 5559

Re: Error connecting windows share (SMB, UFW & kernel 4.8)

I was able to solve my issue by adding a few lines to /etc/samba/smb.conf In the GLOBAL SETTINGS I updated my "workgroup" to the workgroup of my windows computer. I then added this line under the updated workgroup: name resolve order = bcast host I hope this helps. It was driving me mad till I found...

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