[Samba] SAmba 4.9 and Win XP Clients

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Sun Feb 17 13:17:03 UTC 2019

On Sun, 17 Feb 2019 07:51:24 -0500
Marco Shmerykowsky via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> In the process of upgrading my whole samba setup.
> I've setup a server as an active directory controller, I
> created a stand alone member server, I've gotten win10
> to join the domain and drive mapping via group policies
> seems to work with win 10 clients.
> I still have a few winXP clients that have usefullness.
> They seem to connect to the domain ok, but they can't
> see any of the machines on the network and I can't
> even manually map a share manually on the XP client
> using the full UNC path.
> Am I missing something in the smb.conf file 

No idea, you haven't posted your smb.conf ;-)

> or the XP registry settings to make it work?

This is probably where the problem lies, but this is just a guess. Your
XP machines are probably expecting/sending NTLMv1 and your AD domain
has this turned off, see here for how to make XP use NTLMv2:



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