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m3t3ors
August 4th, 2012, 09:06 PM
just installed lubuntu on my rather slow gateway ml3108b laptop.
my question is
can i network it to win 7?
i did it in ubuntu and 7 with my old laptop but cant seem to now

cariboo
August 5th, 2012, 03:56 AM
You need to install samba, in order for Windows to see you Lubuntu system

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Samba/

m3t3ors
August 5th, 2012, 10:53 PM
got samba installed, but as in ubuntu if i clicked home folder there was a "browse network" option. i cant see any network option in lubuntu

marinara
August 6th, 2012, 07:35 AM
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Lubuntu/PCManFM#Browse_Windows_PCs_with_Samba

m3t3ors
August 6th, 2012, 11:57 AM
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Lubuntu/PCManFM#Browse_Windows_PCs_with_Samba

thanks, done as link says but still no network