Back to Top

To access windows shared files in ubuntu

To access windows share in ubuntu

This tutorial will show you steps to quickly access Windows machine shares from Ubuntu.Now ,I’ll explain you with using the samba configuration to share data from Windows to Ubuntu,So from now onwards, you can access your Windows shared data from Ubuntu.

First of all,Install Samba and Samba is require to share files with samba from Ubuntu to Windows and Windows to Ubuntu.

Next,To connect from a Ubuntu machine to windows and Open Places -> Connect to Server
choose ‘Windows Share’ in Service type and Enter Windows IP Address in ‘Server’ and Windows username then click Connect

Enter your Windows machine Password, then click on ‘Connect’.

NOTE: Make sure you’ve installed Samba server.

That’s it,after that you’ll see folders of your Windows machine.

Further Reading:

To access a Remote File Using PHP
To Install Bugzilla on Windows

Thanks for reading and feel free to share your thoughts! Don’t Forget to Follow us on Twitter or Subscribe us to Get the Latest Updates.

Comments (3)

  1. Thanks for the good writeup. It in truth used to be a entertainment account it. Glance advanced to more delivered agreeable from you! By the way, how could we keep up a correspondence?

  2. […] I am using Ubuntu in my machine and sometimes for some purpose i wanted to share my folders to others so others can work on my files and you can share your folder to the other user using Samba clients and i have explained same in my earlier article. […]

  3. […] I am using Ubuntu in my machine and sometimes for some purpose i wanted to share my folders to others so others can work on my files and you can share your folder to the other user using Samba clients and i have explained same in my earlier article. […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Most Popular Posts

how to use the CSS3 Gradient Effect

Posted on 6 years ago

Zinal

How to use MySQL TimeStamp datatype

Posted on 6 years ago

Bhumi

The Readers’ Poll – December 2012

Posted on 5 years ago

Bhumi

How does CI/CD works on AWS?

Posted on 1 year ago

Bhumi