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How to configure OCI-C networking to allow remote access to Windows file share in OCI-C (Doc ID 2421974.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Compute Cloud Service - Version N/A to N/A
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) on Oracle Public Cloud


How to configure a Windows instance on OCI-C to allow Windows file sharing access.



- The remote client is connecting to OCI-C over the public internet.
- The OCI-C Windows instance had a public IP on the shared network so under "Shared Network".
- The OCI-C Windows instance is also associated with the default Security List which has a Inbound policy of Deny and Outbound policy of permit
- If the remote clients are accessing the OCI-C Windows instance over a VPN and/or FastConnect link that terminates in the "IP Network" (i.e., the instance's private IP address) the procedure will be different.


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