Samba server running in Windows 8.1x64?

Rowland Penny repenny241155 at
Mon Jun 23 08:34:26 MDT 2014

On 16/06/14 06:44, Pedro Tonino wrote:
> Hi all, I just ran Belarc Advisor and in the "Network Map" section it shows
> my router with Device Role "Gateway" and that's fine, but then it shows my
> PC with Device Role "Samba Server". I did not install any server software,
> is my PC acting as a server? How can I disable this so called "Samba
> Server" (no idea what it is anyway). Thanks
Hi, this (in my opinion) is not a samba problem, try telling belarc that 
its program is mistaking a windows 8 machine for a samba server, you 
need not do anything else (actually, you should NOT do anything else) 
other than stop using belarc advisor ;-)


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