Vista and Samba Question

pcgenius at pcgenius at
Fri Jan 11 15:01:28 GMT 2008

Vista uses a new authentication method not compatable with samba or
xp. It's easy to change the vista setting, however I don't have net
access right now to give you an exact answer. Google vista not connect
share and you will get thousands of hits.

On 1/11/08, Ron Swift <rswift at> wrote:
> Has anyone had experience mapping a Windows Vista machine drive to a
> secured drive on a Ubuntu Dapper server running samba 3.0.22. Win XP Pro
> machines work just fine but a new Win Vista business machine complains
> about incorrect user/password then sometimes connects but later loses
> the connection and will not re-connect. It will not connect at all to
> the users home directory on the server.
> Thanks
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