Connect to Windows 7 shares from ubuntu 12.04

This simple tutorial will show you how to connect to WIndows 7 shares from Ubuntu 12.04 using Nautilus .

1Open a Nautilus window,click FileConnect to Server…

2.In the Type: field ,select Windows share

3.In the Connect to server window,fill the Server name , Domain name , User name , password,then click Connect.

  • Please remember use capital letter for server name and Domain name
  • You may need to use the IP address instead of server name if you haven’t add this Windows computer to your /etc/hosts file

4.You are done,enjoy

2 thoughts on “Connect to Windows 7 shares from ubuntu 12.04

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    Connect to Windows 7 shares from ubuntu 12.04 | Ubuntu Tutorials Stunning story there. What occurred after? Good luck!

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  2. manuel

    How will this work on two computers connected thru an ethernet cable?
    How about two computers sharing an adhoc network?

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