[Samba] Windows 8.1 client not able to see and connect to samba server

Eike Hinderk Jürrens e.h.juerrens at 52north.org
Wed Mar 4 10:01:15 MST 2015

On 19.11.2014 14:20, Eike Hinderk Jürrens wrote:
> On 19.11.2014 14:04, Harry Jede wrote:
>> On 14:00:44 wrote Eike Hinderk Jürrens:
>>> On 18.11.2014 21:37, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
>>>> Am 18.11.2014 um 14:05 schrieb Eike Hinderk Jürrens:
>>>>> [...]
>>>>> The failing client is able to ping the IP of the samba server but
>>>>> when connecting to it, I get the following error message:
>>>>> [...]
>> Can you ping FILE-SERVER's ip from this client?
> Yes. The client can ping the samba server.

The problem is solved by adding an DNS server to our infrastructure.

Sorry for the long delay in my response.

Kind regards,

Eike Hinderk Jürrens
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