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Windows 7: Windows 7 Home & Samba issues

13 Dec 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Windows 7 Home & Samba issues

I'm using Windows 7 Home and had problems logging on to samba drives because of the username/password issue.

Since the Home edition denies access to edit security policies to change the LM/NTLM Reponses settings, what I do is to call out the Credential Manager to set up credential by entering the drives' IP addresses, my username and password.

I, now, can access my mapped network drives everytime I double-click on them without being asked for username and password again.

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14 Dec 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

The other option that may or may not be feasable depending on the device you're accessing is to upgrade Samba to version 3.
Version 3 supports NTLMv2 authentication.
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