There is probably a very simple answer to this but it has me stumped.
I have a Ubuntu 12.04 machine on a windows LAN. Previously I could find the shared folders on the system by using
\\servername\sharename. Recently I changed ISP's and as a result also the DHCP server/modem. The old network was 10.0.0.1, the new one is
All the settings seem correct on the Ubuntu machine, and the DHCP has assigned the IP of 192.168.0.21, which I can ping without any loss of data. However when I try to connect using
\\servername\sharename I get
The Network Path was not found !
I can access the internet from the Ubuntu machine without any problems, plus I can see and navigate to as well as open shared folders and files on all the windows machines on my LAN.