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    Windows Networked Drives


    Can anyone point me in the direction i need, as relates to access both windows independent (ie: wd live drive network version) & windows shared network drive like in xp, higher or lower. any help would be appreciated. thank you!!!

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    You can probably achieve this for the Windwos network drives using the Samba package. You can look down the capabilities of this at the official samba website: Samba - opening windows to a wider world

    I'm unfamiliar with the Live Drive stuff - perhaps it has an NFS share option?
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    I am so lost

    Setting up the live drives i did in a snap. I still have no idea what they are talking about & how to setup and use samba using kde i cant fond a good video or anything please someone help with step by step directions!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by dureal99d View Post
    Setting up the live drives i did in a snap. I still have no idea what they are talking about & how to setup and use samba using kde i cant fond a good video or anything please someone help with step by step directions!!!
    I have managed to figure this out in windows you would use a \\blazablaza however in Linux kde you use a smb://blazablaza its kinda crazy but hey it works. Now if i could just figure out how to make video files work when i attempt to stream them from a windows station.

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