Questions tagged [smb]

smb is an abbreviation for Server Message Block, a network protocol for sharing files and printers implemented by Windows, Samba and others.

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Ubuntu 2021.04 How to delete nautilus smb credentials

There is a 6 year old answer which does not work. I selected 'remember forever', but entered the wrong details, and cannot find out how to tell nautilus to forget smb credentials. How do I do this?
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remotely access smb folder

is anyone know how to access smb mounted folder remotely. The case is that i connected linux ubuntu machine to network where is located a file server. With nautilus i can access the all the files via ...
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Unable to use Samba with SMBv2 or 3

Is there a way to make Linux shares appear in Networks (Win10-Home and Prof) other than using SMBv1 ? I am running 20.04 with Samba 4.11.6 and I am unable to reach my Linux shares from Windows 10 via ...
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Ubuntu Samba copied files inaccessible

When i copy a file on ubuntu Samba file server, i can't open it from any client (windows) The file displays as a folder which is inaccessible. Newly created files or folders do not cause problems. ...
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Problem trying to connect my ubuntu-server using my MacBook Go-->connect to server option

Problem trying to connect my ubuntu-server using my Go-->connect to server option and I get this error msg. There was a problem connecting to the server xxx.xxx.x.xx The server may not exist or it ...
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Mounting a Windows share in a Windows joined Ubuntu 18.04 system on login

So what I am trying to do in order to keep permissions on our file server secure is mount a windows share in a user's home directory on Linux which is joined to the windows domain using the user's ...
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Why does a new Samba share show up later, but not directly after creation?

My machine: Ubuntu 20.04 I created a share on my samba server. Pretty cut and dry. I can access the server from the backend via ssh, and navigate freely. However, if I try to reach it from my file ...
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Ubuntu 20.xx SAMBA problem

It's been a while since I used SAMBA to access network shares. It was working fine in 19.xx, but I think it may be broken in 20.04 and 20.10 (I'm using 20.10). I can't access the shares on my own ...
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Ubuntu mount SMB share. Authenticate using Windows Active Directory

So far I have been able to connect Windows, FreeNAS, and Ubuntu to the domain and everything is working. Configured on ubuntu using SSSD. Now the problem that I'm facing is that I can't find a way to ...
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Kubuntu 20.04 LTS watch movies directly from samba network

I want to watch movies from my local FTP or SMB. When I double click I need to wait when kioexec copy file to local cache. Is it possible to watch movies without wasting time for copying?
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Can't access samba shares from one computer

I'm running into a problem connecting to my samba share from a single Linux computer. I am able to access the shares using other Linux and Windows computers, but this one won't work, either via autofs ...
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Why is Ubuntu unable to do MTP <-> SMB transfers?

Nautilus can't copy between SMB and MTP device. same for rsync which gives: rsync: [receiver] mkstemp "/run/user/1000/gvfs/smb-share:server=192.168.1.20,share=backup/phone/files/filename.txt"...
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smbclient does not open terminal when connecting to Samba server

I set up a Samba server in an Ubuntu Docker container following these instructions from Ubuntu.com. I added a user with commands (as root): adduser sambauser smbpasswd -a sambauser mkdir /home/...
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From Ubuntu on a VM on a Windows 10 host, how do I access a shared folder that is on Windows Server 2012R2?

I am a system administrator for over 25 years and until now I didn't have the need for using Linux, therefor I never got into it. Lately, i have a "want" to start using Linux so, for the ...
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SMB shares not accessible when clicking an upload file link from the web

I have an NAS with a few shared folders I can access perfectly fine on my Ubuntu desktop. However when I'm on the web(firefox) and click an "upload" file prompt there is no way in the ...
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LPR print to windows server with authentication

I configures an LPR printer to delivery jobs to windows server. I want to authenticate every time I print but I want the user who witch I authenticated to be the owner of the job. Where can I find ...
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Ubuntu Server 20.04 refuses to mount SMB share from Fstab or CMD

I have tried multiple times with multiple ways to mount my nas to my Ubuntu server LXC for plex usage. For backstory, I am running a LXC container on proxmox with ubuntu server 20.04, with all the ...
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Can't access Synology NAS from UBUNTU 18.04 (samba related??)

new to NAS also not an expert by any mean in Ubuntu, i've setup my Synology DS420+ yesterday and slowly modifying settings. I can access it using my one Windows 10 desktop but not another. I enabled ...
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Samba share write access allowed in chosen time - how to do it?

I would like to configure a samba share to be writable only within scheduled time. What is the best method to do it? Regards Kriss
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smbd dumps core under Ubuntu 20.10 zfs sharesmb

Attempting to do a very simple test, with Ubuntu 20.10 Server running ZFS on internal 2TB SSD exported with sharesmb option to zfs to a Mac OS Catalina client. On the Mac I was simply using Go to ...
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Samba sharing problems

I tried to share a folder on my local network today. Works fine with the pictures, document, music folder etc. But for some reason, I cant share the download folder. Only get the error: "net ...
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smbclient: access windows share

I dont know if this is the place to ask or if network engineering is the place but here I go. I am trying to use smbclient to access a shared folder that I shared on a w7 machine. The w7 machine got ...
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Scanner SMB login failed

I am new to linux world. So please understand if I am missing something or asking something too obvious. I am learning as I use the laptop with Xubuntu. In order me to use my laptop, I need scanner. I ...
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Have 2 unknown smb network shares on my ubuntu machine

today I noticed something strange about my machine, it has the following two smb shares that I have never seen before, is this a normal behavior? I been trying to get rid of them but no luck. PLEASE ...
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Samba not transfering all files

I am using samba to share movies on my local network. The files are stored on ubuntu 20.04 and if I try to read them from my other PC (Windows 10 or LibreElec) it shows ony some files. The permission ...
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Ubuntu 20.04.1: How to remove Network file sharing location on Nautilus under other locations

I'm using Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS, GNOME version 3.36.3 and I've mistakenly added two different links to the same server but I haven't been able to remove the other duplicate. Basically I struggled to link ...
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Freespace not matching on ZFS vs fileshare

I have been able to setup a ZFS pool and it's been working really well. Should I be concerned that the free space numbers aren't matching? I am kind of guessing the number presented in the SMB share ...
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copier machine scanners not detected for A3 ADF auto document feeder

I'm trying to use ADF auto document feeder for A3 sheets and have tested a few copier machines on Kubuntu20.04, 4 different, all failed. One isn't recognized at all when I wire it via USB and/or ...
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Cannot access to shared SMB disk ask for domain password

I has a connected hard disk to my router I tried to connect using Files app from "other locations" I add ((smb://user@pass:192.168.1.1/usb-04fc-FF07FF_1/)) Then it showed a dialog ask for ...
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Problem with mounting Sambashare

When I try to mount my sambashare I get an error saying: no such file or directory, despite it's undisputed existence in my root directory. I have tried to secure the share somewhat so only local ...
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NAS share isn't working since update 20.04 [duplicate]

I since the recent software update I am unable to access my NAS drive using NEMO. I use smb://192.168.0.11 in the NEMO address line (as I did previously) and now it gives me an error "Could not ...
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Can I configure a Samba AD with RFC2307 and join another Samba domain member with idmap RID backend?

I have a Samba AD DC that I provisioned with --rfc2307. I also have a separate Samba file server that is joined to this domain, and its smb.conf is configured with idmap_rid. So far everything works ...
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Issue with VLC and SMB network paths

Xubuntu 20.04.1 VLC 3.0.11 I have media on my NAS available via an SMB share as clients with multiple OSes need to access it, so SMB provides the most cross-platform accessibility. In Xubuntu, I can ...
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Ubuntu 20.04, force Nautilus to use SMB1, when /etc/samba does not exist?

i have Ubuntu 20.04 system and i have problems to access to an old NAS that only supports the old protocol SMB1 / NT1. i read that i can add "client min protocol=NT1" to "/etc/samba/smb....
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How can I connect to smb share after connecting to VPN? [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu and networking and I've got myself stuck. I have an budget NAS setup (raspberry pi running OMV with an SMB share). I have setup the share in Ubuntu by following this guide. I have ...
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Stale file handler when mounting CIFS SMB network drive from Fritz router

Using latest Ubuntu Server: Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS I am able to successfully mount a SMB share volume from local Fritz Box router using this command: mount -t cifs //fritz.box/fritz.nas/wd -o rw,vers=3,...
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What is an easy way to browse samba shares on linux?

I find it really frustrating when people send me links to samba shares while I'm on linux. I know some file browsers think they support copy/pasting smb links into the location bar but in practice it ...
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Ubuntu GUI SMB share with password inaccessible from Windows 7

I want to share my private files on Ubuntu 20.04 via SMB with Windows 7 machine. The share must be protected with password. In Ubuntu, in Files app, I click with right button on a folder, choose "...
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Unable to access Ubuntu based SMB share on Windows 10 and phone

I cannot access Ubuntu SMB share on Windows 10, running on vm on proxmox. { # Samba Server Configration # With Active Directory Authtication [global] workgroup = MANJOT password server =...
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Shares are not recognized with smbclient due to NT_STATUS_CONNECTION_REFUSED

I'm trying to enable my samba shares again. I adjusted various configuration on different installations on the server (Ubuntu packages, source installation and Docker image dperson/samba) which can ...
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SMB mount - no write access by terminal but by gui

I want to mount a SMB share by the following command of a bash script, which works perfectly: read -p "username : " user_var read -sp "password : " pass_var echo ...
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20.04 - more smb problems

We have two machines running Ubuntu, one of which was upgraded from 19.10 to 20.04 a week or so ago, and the other one yesterday. When the first one was upgraded, we went through the SMB problem ...
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Windows fails to access Ubuntu shares even though they appear in Explorer

I am a new user to Ubuntu. I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 on an old 32 bit machine as a dual boot with Windows 10. Ubuntu runs fine and I can access my Windows 10 network from Ubuntu. In Explorer I ...
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Samba share not working [closed]

I am unable to mount a SMB share in Ubuntu 20.04 receiving an error 2? any ideas are appreciated.
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(Problem) Smb shows files as directories

I'm trying to configure an smb share. The problem is that once i connect to the shared hard disk, files in it are shown as directories. Is there a fix for this issue?
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Failed to start Samba SMB Daemon

I'm trying to set up an Ubuntu active directory domain controller with Samba. I installed Samba, and configured it. When I start the smbd.service, it fails by saying "Job for smbd.service failed ...
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Opening odt from cifs/smb share extremely slow in kubuntu

I have a cifs/smb share mounted in fstab. With Libreoffice: when attempting to open an *.odt from there it takes a good minute to happen. A *.doc opens instantanously, as does an *.odt from a local ...
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Ubuntu 19.10 Cant Add SMB Printer

Trying to add a SMB printer that is shared on a Windows box. I can successfully access the fileshares but when I try to browse for a printer in the Ubuntu Printers dialog it tells me "Additional ...
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Share SMB Server Through SFTP

I have files stored on a NAS that I would like to access from the internet, but I know that forwarding a port running normal smb or ftp is a bad idea. I’m hoping to be able to use my Linux machine to ...
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“+Other Locations” does not work after update to Ubuntu 19.10

I've had a few network connections set up in Nautilus under Ubuntu 19.04. After running the upgrade to 19.10, those connections are no longer there. Also, when I open Nautilus, now (even as root), ...

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