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Old 09-24-2008, 03:33 PM   #1
m.alshafay
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Question connect to WIN pc by IP via SAMBA ?


HELLO,
I'm new to linux, i'm using FC9 i686 , using gnome, &my system is up2date
but when browsing windows network using samba i CAN NOT see some pc's
so can i connect to any via IP address "which i know" & HOW??
 
Old 09-24-2008, 03:37 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by m.alshafay View Post
HELLO,
I'm new to linux, i'm using FC9 i686 , using gnome, &my system is up2date
but when browsing windows network using samba i CAN NOT see some pc's
so can i connect to any via IP address "which i know" & HOW??
Normally it's as easy as typing
Code:
'smb://serverIP/sharedFolder'
in the file browser.

You may be experiencing firewall issues (windows' firewall).
 
Old 09-24-2008, 03:42 PM   #3
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THANKS CRC123,
BUT i want to browse that pc and when typeng the ip address error msg comes up saying :
NO APPLICATION TO HANDLE THIS FILE TYPE" !!!!!
 
  


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