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Windows 7: Windows server share can't be maped in Windows 7.

31 Aug 2011   #1

Kubuntu 64bit
 
 
Windows server share can't be maped in Windows 7.

Hi,
I have a windows server share that i want to map it in my win 7 box, but i keep get an 86 system error (i am doing that through the CMD) or an error about the password that is incorrect.
I am sure that the username and password are correct since i have a dozen win XP machines that have that share maped in them with the same username and password.

Do you have any spcific clue about that problem?
I have tried to diable the firewall, change the network profile to Home, switch on the file discovery and so on but without success.

BTW the windows server is probably 2003.

Thank you.



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31 Aug 2011   #2
2xg
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

Hello,

Pls. try this recommendation:
Quote:
Please change “Send LM & NTLM - use NTLMv2 session security if negotiated”.
If your Windows 7 system is Windows 7 Home Premium, you may need to configure it via Registry.
1. Launch regedit from Start Search box.
2. Find the following branch.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Lsa
3. Create a DWORD key under Lsa and set:
Name: LmCompatibilityLevel
Value: 1
4. Restart.
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31 Aug 2011   #3

Kubuntu 64bit
 
 

Thanks for the answer.
I have Ultimate edition, can i cofig that through grourp policy?

Do you have any idea of what that setting mean? just for the curiacity.

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31 Aug 2011   #4
2xg
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

Sorry, I forgot the rest of the stuff. This is for the version of your Windows.
gpedit.msc
Computer Configuration\Windows Settings\Security Settings\Local Policies\Security Options\Network Security: LAN Manager Authentication Level, then change it to Send LM & NTLM - use NTLMv2 session security if negotiated

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hen770 View Post
Thanks for the answer.
I have Ultimate edition, can i cofig that through grourp policy?

Do you have any idea of what that setting mean? just for the curiacity.

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04 Sep 2011   #5

Kubuntu 64bit
 
 

Hey dude,
That is working Great.
Thanks for your help.

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04 Sep 2011   #6
2xg
Microsoft MVP

Win7 & Win8 64bit
 
 

Glad that worked out for you.

You're Wecome.
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