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How To Map Network Drive In Windows?

Files can be accessed over the network by using SMB or Windows File Sharing. We can also mount SMB or Windows File Sharing like a partition by giving a drive letter. Create Share We will start by creating a Windows share. We will click to the Properties from file options like below. We will open … Read more

How To Mount SSHFS On Linux and Windows?

SSH is a secure remote connection protocol used to manage and get a shell from remote systems. SSH is mainly used by Linux distributions. SSH also provides a secure file share over the network which is names as SSHFS. Install SSHFS Client For Linux SSHFS is named as file system. We need to install SSHFS … Read more

How To Mount NFS Share In Linux and Windows?

Network File System or NFS is a network-based filesystem protocol which is mainly used to share files and folders over the network. NFS is a UNIX based technology but can be used by most of the operating systems like Linux, Ubuntu, Debian, Kali, Mint, Fedora, CentOS, RedHat and Windows operating systems Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows … Read more

What Is Linux nfsd Process and Meaning?

NFS is Unix and Linux type network based file system. This file system is served over network. In order to serve file system with files and directory nfsd daemon is used. It is actually a kernel module with a service. NFS is the short form of Network Files System. Installation We can install NFS client tools … Read more

What is SMB Port and Port Number? Which Protocol Uses Port 445 and Port 139?

Server Message Blocks name shortcut SMB . SMB is a protocol used by Windows Operating systems. SMB provides a lot of windows operating system related services over the network. SMB mainly used for file sharing. In general SMB protocol is used for inter-process communication between the same host processes or remove host processes. SMB Port … Read more

How To Add, Remove and Manage Windows Shares Network Drives From Command Line?

Windows operating systems provides some mechanism to share the resources between different systems. One of the most known and popular tool to manage these resources is net command whit related sub command. In this tutorial we will look how to create, mount, remove and manage network shares with net use  and net share command. Syntax We … Read more

Linux NFS Server Setup and Configuration With Examples

Network file system is a simple way to share files and folders over the network. NFS is developed by Sun Microsystems in 1980. NFS is very popular in the Linux and Unix world. NFS is an alternative for SMB which is Windows ecosystem file-sharing protocol. We will look at how to install the NFS server, … Read more