Author Topic: How to get windows shares to work!!!!  (Read 793 times)

ams

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How to get windows shares to work!!!!
« on: January 18, 2008, 02:23:11 am »
hi people!!!

when i install kde i can use the remote program and see my windows shares however after i install kde mce i can no longer see my shares

i have got round this by using the run command and can now see the shares however when i try to play them i get an error 'unsupported plugin'it says something about a network error. its driving me mad as i have a linux box that can not see allmy media which is no good to any one..


any ideas????

thanks in advance

lon22

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Re: How to get windows shares to work!!!!
« Reply #1 on: January 20, 2008, 05:58:26 am »
ams,

How did you install LMCE? Can you access your shares via SMB via the KDE desktop. Can you ping the machine that contains the shares?

Have a look also at: http://wiki.linuxmce.org/index.php/Howto:_Using_Network_Shares.