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Mount remote windows partition (windows share) under Linux

Use the mount command to mount remote windows partition or windows share under Linux as follows:

1) Make sure you have windows username and password to access share name
2) Login to Linux as a root user (or use su command)
3) Create the required mount point:
# mkdir -p /mnt/ntserver

4) Use the mount command as follows:
# mount -t smbfs -o username=nikesh,password=abc //ntserver/download /mnt/ntserver


Anonymous said...

Why is Krusader and other applications so extremely slow when working with file structure containing mounted windows share?

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