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Old 01-18-2015, 08:11 PM   #1
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Question Linux Mint share asks for password in Windows 7


In Linux Mint, I have right clicked on a folder and selected
"Sharing Options" -> checked the boxes to "Allow others to create and delete files in this folder" and "Guest Access..."

When I access the shared folder on Windows 7 it asks for a password. If I type a password in, it works.

I would like to configure it to not ask for a password, but just open the share.
 
Old 01-19-2015, 11:15 AM   #2
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You might look at storing the password in the Windows Credential Manager under alternate credentials.
 
Old 01-19-2015, 02:00 PM   #3
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U need to configure samba for share level security
security = share
in
/etc/samba/smb.conf

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