Share Folders in linux for Windows

We can share folders in linux for windows user to access. We can create a share for windows users.

To do so first of all install samba.

In Ubuntu install it by opening a terminal
sudo apt-get install samba

Start it by
sudo /etc/init.d/samba start

You don't need to do this after restart as it gets started automatically on boot.

Now create a password for your user
sudo smbpasswd -a

Share any folder and on windows computer when accessing the share use the above username and newly created password.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Perm Root HTC Desire Gingerbread 2.3.3

Increase Free Space On HTC Desire Android Phones

Lenovo Y510 surround sound in Ubuntu