Authentication Fails For Windows 7 And Windows 2008 Clients Accessing A Samba Share (Doc ID 2020104.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 11.2 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Windows 7 and Windows 2008 clients fail to map shares from the Samba server

Windows 2003 clients can map shares from the Samba server

Share access attempts fail with Access Denied message in Windows

Samba log files show the Windows clients are attempting to access the IPC$ share (Inter Process Communication)




Changes

Windows Clients have been upgraded from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008 and Windows 7

Cause

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