Creating and securing SMB shares
With your file server service set up, the next step in deploying a file server is to create SMB shares and secure them. For decades, administrators have used the
net.exe command to set up shared folders and to do a lot more. These continue to work, but you may find the new cmdlets easier to use, particularly if you're automating large-scale SMB server deployments.
This recipe looks at creating and securing shares on a Server 2019 platform using the PowerShell
SMBServer module. You also use cmdlets from the
NTFSSecurity module (a third-party module you download from the PS Gallery).
You run this recipe on the file server (
FS1) that you set up and hardened in the Setting up and securing your SMB server ...