how to acess windows 7 shared folder in linux mint 14

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jeret
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how to acess windows 7 shared folder in linux mint 14

Postby jeret » Wed Apr 24, 2013 12:03 am

hello,

how do i access windows 7 shared folder in linux mint using that specific shared folder computer ip address.. ??

thanks.

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Re: how to acess windows 7 shared folder in linux mint 14

Postby thinkit_1 » Sun Apr 28, 2013 11:20 am

Hi jeret,

Assuming you know the ip address of the windows machine. If so, type the following in the location bar of the file manager.

smb://IP_address/
if you know the share name, then: smb://IP_address/share_name

My example: smb://192.168.0.5/Pictures


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