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    File sharing

    sudo smbpasswd -a warren That's what I did when I first set it up. It then asked me to type it in twice. I tried Nmap both ways. with "0/24 and 255". I tried a lot of things. My name is listed as owner in Windows but it's my complete name and it uses caps. I don't understand how that could...
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    Entered this in the explorer window: \\(actual debian ip) would not connect. ran network troubleshooter. It said: Problem found, remote device won't accept the connection. Like I said, I know it's there, I can ping it. I also tried with \\Samba as you suggested with no luck. I entered my...
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    File sharing

    WORKGROUP is correct too.
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    File sharing

    command not found
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    This is what I have done: smb.conf In Shares definitions. [homes] read only = no [Share ncfiles] path = /home/me/Documents/ncfiles available = yes valid users = me read only = no browsable = yes writable = yes I added an smb password but forgot how I did it. I can resurrect if needed. I...
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    I was able to make the modifications to smb.conf and save it thanks to your help. There is something I am either doing wrong or not doing though. I can ping each computer from the other without any problem but I'm not able to see them on the network from either one. I'm about to give up but it's...
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    Hello......

    I build solid body electric guitars.
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    ................I'm your newest pain in the a--. I downloaded LinuxCNC about a year ago to an old e-machines that I no longer used. Wiped out Windows completely so now it's a Linux machine. I only us it to run my CNC router and that worked perfectly right out of the box. I know very little...
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    In the meantime I found this: sudo -i From there I was able to use the cd command to get to the samba folder. Then I used: nano smb.conf The file opened in a editable window. So I am that far but have been getting mixed signals on what needs to be modified to set up file sharing. Thanks for the...
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    File sharing

    I entered the command as you suggested and was asked for my password. I entered it and this was the next line: sudo: /etc/samba/smb.conf: command not found
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    File sharing

    I installed Linux CNC on an older computer about a year ago. It came with debian wheezy. Everything works great but now I want to send CNC files to this computer from my desktop windows 10 computer where I build my g code files. I will try to describe my failures: # apt-get install samba...
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