What to do if “Network Discovery” does not turn on in Windows

Once I noticed on one of the computers that nothing was displayed in the network environment, and after selecting “Enable network discovery” in “Control Panel \ Network and Internet \ Network and Sharing Center \ Advanced Sharing Options”, the choice was still on “Disable network discovery”.

View and configure sharing of files and folders Windows from the command line

I will give an example of some commands for setting up sharing of resources. View shared resources: Deleting a shared resource: Sharing a folder: Example of disconnecting users from the share: To close an open network file, use the command: An example of granting user rights to a file (N – not set, W – […]

The solution of the “System error 1231 has occurred” when connecting a network drive

I once needed to connect a network drive to make a backup copy of the system, but an error occurred when I executed the connection command: Later I determined that in the connection properties on the local network (also called Ethernet and Local Area Connection), the checkboxes for “Client for Microsoft Networks” and “File and […]

Solution WARNING: The “syslog” option is deprecated

I noticed once a warning in the /var/log/samba/log. file: As reported, the “syslog” option is obsolete, and to prevent the warning from appearing, it must be removed from the configuration. I opened the configuration file in a text editor: Found this option: And commented on it: After the changes you need to restart samba, you […]

Mikrotik SMB – file server configuration

I will use the Mikrotik RB951G-2HnD router as an example. Connect the media to the USB router. Let’s look at the status: Format it: Reboot the router: Add storage: Add share: Example of disabling share: Enabling smb: I will give examples of some commands: ip smb print (view parameters) ip smb set allow-guests yes/no (allows […]