problem connecting to Windows network

Marc Rios marcrios84 at
Fri Sep 7 10:04:56 UTC 2007

have you tried to access smb://ip_of_win_host ???

2007/9/7, Jimmy Wu <jimmywu013 at>:
> Hi,
> I have a Ubuntu machine connected to a Win XP machine on a wired network,
> and am trying to access shared folders on the Windows machine from the
> Ubuntu machine.  Going to Places>Network brings me to network:/// in
> Nautilus, and it shows one icon that says Windows Network.  However, opening
> that takes me to smb://, which shows nothing in the directory.  I'm not sure
> what's going on, because this was working fine before.  I haven't tried
> connecting the machines in a month or so, and I don't remember what I did
> before, though I don't think I had to do much at all to get the Windows
> share working.
> Would appreciate any suggestions.  Thanks
> Jimmy
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