Windows 7 Pro and Ubuntu 16.04 Windows machine originally set to Homegroup - turned that off. Windows can "see" the Ubuntu machine, pings it, comes up in the list, will not access any information.
Ubuntu Network "sees" windows computers and Windows network icon on first page. Unable to access location error. Windows network has folder WORKGROUP, which lists ubuntu machine and windows 7 machine. Ubuntu icon only brings up print$, and Windows icon clicking gives same error message. Unable to access location. Failed to retrieve share list from server: No route to host.
[ edit ] want to share all files and folders.| samba installed.
edit on samba config file. name resolve order = bcast host SOLVED