What Is the Password for Restarting the CIFS Service?


If the clustered NAS storage system is added to an AD domain, enter the domain user password to restart the CIFS service.

If the clustered NAS storage system is in a non-domain environment, you do not need to enter a password.

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What Is the Difference Between the CIFS Normal Share and the CIFS Homedir Share?
The CIFS Normal share can provide a public directory for all users while the CIFS Homedir share provides each user with an exclusive directory that is named after the user and only accessible to the user. If you do not need to limit permissions on the shared directory, configure the CIFS Normal share. If you want to allow only specific users to access their exclusive directories, configure the CIFS Homedir share. In a CIFS Homedir share, a user cannot access exclusive directories of another user.

What's the CIFS share permission range that V3 series unified storage assigns to users?
In terms of assigning CIFS share permissions, a user has the maximum permission among the permissions assigned to the user and his/her user groups. CIFS share permissions in descending order are as follows: forbidden > full control > read/write > read-only.

How to View the IP Address Accessing a CIFS Share?
If the CIFS share of the clustered NAS storage system is in cluster mode, the CIFS share is accessible through any virtual IP address. If the CIFS share of the clustered NAS storage system is in common mode, perform the following operations to view the IP address accessing the CIFS share: 1.In the navigation tree on the ISM main interface, choose All Devices > Clustered NAS Storage System > NAS Services > CIFS. 2.In the function pane, select a CIFS share. 3.On the lower part of the function pane, click the Directories tab. 4.On the Directories tab page, view the IP address accessing the CIFS share in Virtual IP Address.

Which Ports Must Be Opened to Access a CIFS Share?
Ports 139 and 445 must be opened to access a CIFS share.

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