## Windows no longer discovers Samba Pi

devenh
Posts: 32
Joined: Fri Jun 05, 2015 9:11 pm

### Windows no longer discovers Samba Pi

I think this is really a Windows 10 issue, but my Raspberry Pi's (running Samba) no longer show up in Windows Explorer | Network | Computers. The Pi's used to show up in Explorer just fine. File access works correctly if I type in the Pi name (e.g. \\pi\share). Maybe an automatic Windows update somehow changed a security setting?

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[global]
workgroup = MYGROUP
[Share]
comment=Share
path=/
browseable=Yes
writeable=Yes
only guest=no
public=yes


donbrew
Posts: 53
Joined: Sun Sep 04, 2016 2:32 pm

### Re: Windows no longer discovers Samba Pi

You probably know by now that Windows "upgraded" to Samba 3. You can no longer browse to a share on a linux machine, instead type the full path: 192.168.1.x/share name. Then save it as a favorite.

Or you can activate NFS on Windows now, GoOgle it, I forgot how.