how to access shared windows drives in Ubuntu?

how to access shared windows drives of other macine in Ubuntu machine?

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How to access your Windows drives from Ubuntu

If you want to access your NTFS Windows drives follow these instructions:Make sure you have internet access (see the network icon on the top right)Open the "Applications" menu and select "Add/Remove..."In the listbox on the right select: "Show All Available Applications ...

Can't access shared files on ubuntu from windows xp

When I first start up my 2 computers once the network is established if I try to acces the Ubuntu shared folders from the Win XP machine I get this error:"\\localhost is not accessible. You might not have permission to usethis network resource. Contact the administrator of this server to findou ...

Ubuntu not able to access shared windows file on workgroup

I am using ultimate version 1.8 of ubuntu..but i am not able to access windows drive or shared folders from my machine.The windows machines are showing at the network places but whenever i double click on it, happens nothing. I have installed samba and able to share folders from my ubuntu machine an ...

access shared windows xp folder through ubuntu

I got one question.I can see successfully ubuntu shared folders from windows xp.Now I want vice versa. Why I can't see other windows xp computers with my ubuntu machine? When I go in Network, it got WORKGROUP, and there is only my ubuntu PC. Please help! ...

Ubuntu Access to Windows Drives

everybody- new to ubuntu linux, I dont know my way around linux very well. I am running a dual boot machine, its an AMD64, and Im running 6.06 Dapper Drake.My windows system will not boot- I get an error in the windows system 32 file, it tells me to run the windows Repair feature- which doesnt work, ...

Ubuntu Can't access shared windows printer

My printer connected to Windows Vista on desktop PC can be accessed wirelessly form my laptop when in vista with the address \\BASE\Epson Stylus Photo R300 (M). However Ubuntu can't find this printer - i have tried many different combinations of address to get ubuntu to find it with the new printer ...

How to Connect Shared Windows Drives from ubuntu?

Initially I used Gnome in ubuntu 10.10 and can access the Shared Windows Drives using the menu option given below,Places --> Connect To Server (Windows server IP, Shared Drive Name, user name, password details needed to access the windows server)Recently I have installed LXDE in ubuntu 10.10 to g ...

access to windows drives and folders

i have a dual booting with XP/ubuntu 8.10, how can i access to the windows folder. and my hard disc size also not showing correct. it shows only three drives , 21 GB, 5.2 GB and 21 GB. But my actual partition shows /home/jayan/Desktop/1/home/jayan/Desktop /home partion itself is 46.57 GBpl help me ...

How Access Shared folder from Ubuntu?

How do I access Windows XP shared folder from Ubuntu on the same network?I have two Windows XP computers and a Ubuntu computer both connected to the same ADSL modem/router. One of the XP computers has its folder set for sharing. The other XP computer can happily access the shared folder. How do I ac ...

Cannot access shared files on Ubuntu 10.04 PCs

I've searched the forums, but have not found this particular issue. I'm having a file sharing problem on my home network since installing Ubuntu 10.04. My network has 4 PCs, 2 - Win XP, 2 - Ubuntu 10.04. I can access the shared files on the WinXP PCs from any PC. I cannot access the shared files on ...

vista can't see/access shared files from ubuntu desktop (10.04)

folks, I'm just two days old and I have one small issue that I'm sure you can help me with...(solution it's probably right infront of me and I just can't see it cause I'm tired from figuring out the whole samba shared files shenanigans)I have a Vista laptop that cant see or access ubuntu desktop sha ...

can I access shared windows folders on xubuntu 9.10?

I have a desktop pc running Windows 7 and a netbook running xubuntu 9.10 (Freshly installed!)I am a total linux noob, so please go easy with me! :)What I am trying to do is to access the shared folders on my windows 7 pc on my xubuntu netbook!Please tell me that this is duable and hopefully it is ea ...

Access from Windows to Ubuntu

I can access to windows XP machines by samba, XP sees my ubuntu but can not access it.. "No permission" What is missing? ...

Access Shared Folder from Ubuntu to Xubuntu

I just set up an Xubuntu box and want to read and write to a folder on it from my Ubuntu system. On the Xubuntu I set up a shared folder with the IP address of my Ubuntu system . Thinking that I am going Linux to Linux I only installed the Unix Network file sharing, not Samba. Is this wrong? In any ...

unable to access extra hard drives ubuntu dapper

I have just installed ubuntu on my box and this is the 1st time with a linux os well i have a lil problem i have 3 hd's one is an 80 gig that is the file system drive this one i can access. the other two are ntfs ( under Microsoft Xp) one is a 100 gig and the other is 120 gig I am unable to mount or ...

Accessing shared windows files - ubuntu not acting as normal

guys, i've seen on here that a lot of you have access to a windows network within 5 min of a ubuntu install. Well not for me. I've got 2 laptops one winxp one ubuntu, wireless network, and i know the file sharing works. On ubunto i browse to Network Servers > Windows NetworkBut there is nothing t ...

problem in remote access from windows or ubuntu to ubuntu 11

i have a promblem in ubuntu remote desktopwhy in cant see my desktop? i connect remote access and i give password for access desktopafter that i see a black screen and mouse pioner i intalled a lot of remote software pakagesand i try to acces from windows xp with vnc viewer when my systems is in loc ...

Cannot access shared files on Ubuntu 11.04 deskop

Recently, I installed Ubuntu 11.04 Server on one of my computers and set it up as a file and print server. Samba is installed and configured. The server has drives with files shared on them using Samba and for the most part, it works great. I have three other computers on my network which can access ...

Ubuntu Access windows shared hard drives on server

I've my desktop pc installed on Win XP OS, and I've shared two hard drives over my modem. Now i want to access these drives from my laptop running on ubuntu OS. Could anyone help me out wid this prob... ...

Ubuntu How to access shared drives from guest without admin passward?

I have been using Ubuntu since Jan-2011 and I am a gr8 admirer of the os. I have created 3 different drives to store my data and every time someone access the drives from the guest account he/she needs my admin password to access. Is there any way out so that they can access some of my drives withou ...

How do I access Windows XP shared folder from Ubuntu on the same network?

As title, thanks.I have two Windows XP computers and a Ubuntu computer all connected to the same ADSL modem/router at home. One of the XP computers has its folder set for sharing. The other XP computer can happily access the shared folder already. How do I access that shared folder from my Ubuntu co ...

Access windows shared drive with ubuntu

Could someone explain to me the easiest way to acces the contents of a shared drive on my windows machine across my wireless network using my ubuntu laptop?Do I need samba? ...

How do I get Ubuntu/Enna/Boxee to access my Windows PC shared HDD?

Ok I have managed to click into my PC via Ubuntu, and access my shared media drive and play an mp3.I cannot seem to play any movies though?I also cannot seem to get Enna or Boxee to show or access the contents of these drives as available media?What do I need to load download run to have Ubuntu, Box ...

How to access a shared windows xp file in Ubuntu using virtualbox

I am trying to access a shared folder on my Windows xp host machine using Virtualbox. My mission is to create a dvd in ubuntu 10.04 from an avi file residing on my Windows xp desktop. Can someone please help me set this up. I have gone into Virtualbox Devices and selected shared folders and there ar ...

Cant access windows shared network from ubuntu and vice versa

When i first installed ubuntu on my laptop i could access the shared folders i had put on the network with windows through ubuntu, read and write files, copy and paste them etc. I tried recently going to Places>Network and i get this error:failed to retrieve share list from serverIt never used to ...

Ubuntu 9.10: Unable to access shared files... "Failed to Mount Windows Share"

I am using Samba to share media files over my home network. When I had 9.04, everything ran smoothly. After the upgrade, I've had trouble gaining access to these files from my other computers which run various versions of Windows.What I've done so far (all logged in as root):Installed Samba, added t ...

Ubuntu cant access my files on windows drives

i just got xubuntu installed after repartitioning on drive H of my system. my windows xp is installed on drive C while i have also an extended drive Enow the problem is when i go to "places"i cant see my media on drive c or E listed. how can i access those drives. previously i had ubuntu a ...

Ubuntu Windows Check Disk Runs on Shared Windows XP Drives on Reboot

I'm have a separate machine running Ubuntu 8.04 which is connected to a Windows home network through a shared Linksys router. My Ubuntu box sees the shared drives. The issue I'm having is Window's check disk runs on the shared Windows drives every time I reboot my Windows computers.When I shut down ...

Ubuntu samba(smb) configuration to access the shared windows file servers

I want to access the Windows file serves that are shared in my domain. Kindly let me know the configuration details for smb and the steps for doing the same. ...