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22. Working with Windows Clients

Antonio Vazquez1 
Mostoles, Spain
In this last chapter about Samba, we’ll focus on how to operate on a Samba server from a Windows client. We’ll share Samba resources from Windows and we’ll get familiar with some command-line utilities. In this chapter we’ll cover the following concepts:
  • Knowledge of Windows clients.

  • Exploring browse lists and SMB clients from Windows.

  • Sharing file and print resources from Windows.

  • Use of the smbclient program.

  • Use of the Windows net utility.

We will also explore the following terms and utilities: Windows net command, smbclient, and rdesktop.

Windows Clients

Over time, as the Windows ...

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