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- When enabling the file sharing by default SAMBA server will prompt for the password while accessing the share folder.
- To remove the password prompt you can edit “smb.conf” file located in “/etc/samba” location and change the below mention settings
- security = share
- If you want to revert the settings and configure SAMBA server to prompt for the password , you can edit the file and replace “share” with “user” as shown below.
- security = user
- Don’r forget to restart the server after editing the SAMBA configuration file
- /etc/init.d/smbd restart