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deadjz
January 19th, 2009, 05:42 AM
hi guys,
i'm a new linux user...every thing was great untill i'm tring to open sum documents frm my other network's pc...

is there sum 1 who can help me with dis prob??

here's de situations,
i have 3 pc in de same workgroup,
2 pc are using windows XP n 1 is using linux ubuntu....

using ubuntu, i share my folders to workgroup, i manage to enter workgroup but i was not able to view any pc in the workgroup...it was like~~~empty...

using the other 2 pc which r using XP, i was able to c & enter my ubuntu pc in de workgroup but i can't c any files/folder tat i already shared...

i'm freakin tearin my hair off my head for dis sollution... >.<

any pro plz help me with this thx...

Iowan
January 19th, 2009, 04:33 PM
Not a permanent fix, but...
try typing smb://x.x.x.x where x.x.x.x is the ip of the windows machine.. it hopefully should open the shared folders.. http://prash-babu.blogspot.com/2008/09/how-to-access-windows-shared-folders-in.html