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Windows cannot access hostname 0x80070035 the network path was not found

Windows 10 and Linux Samba Problem: “Windows cannot access \\hostname”

I was having an issue connecting to a shared, public folder on my Ubuntu 20.04 server. I could access it fine on two other Windows 10 PCs but not on another.

Samba Shares Inaccessible When trying to open a network Samba share, I kept getting this error: Network Error: Windows cannot access \\hostname. Check the spelling of the name. Otherwise there might be a problem with your network. To try and identity and resolve network problems, click Diagnose. 0x80070035 the network path was not found Running…

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How to Install Composer and PHP on Windows 10

How to Install Composer and PHP on Windows 10

In this guide we will install Composer and PHP on Windows 10 so that we can install dependencies for our web apps directly from Windows command line.

1. Download and Install Visual C++ In order to run PHP on Windows 10, you will need to install Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio. You can download it from the Windows Download page or click the direct link below. Download: VC_redist.x64.exe (64 bit) or VC_redist.x86.exe (32 bit) Once downloaded, run the installer and click Install.…

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How to disable netbios name in Windows

There are times when you may not want your computer netbios name broadcast to the local network. We can hide the netbios name by using the net command in Windows. Firstly, open Windows Command Prompt in administrator mode. In Windows 10, right-click on the start button and choose Command Prompt (Admin) or Windows Power Shell…

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Acer TravelMate B117 freezing after Windows 10 update [Resolved]

After the recent Windows 10 Creators update, my two Acer TravelMates started crashing randomly. Sometimes they would freeze with no error and sometimes they would show the dreaded Blue Screen Of Death (BSOD). One BSOD error said “Driver_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Netwtw04.sys” This error relates to the Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265 card. Installing the latest driver resolved…

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How to enable Windows 10 Guest account

In older versions of Windows, there used to be a guest account set up by default. In Windows 10, we need to run some commands in the Windows PowerShell to create a guest account. Right-click on the Windows Start button and click Command Prompt (Admin) or Windows PowerShell (Admin) depending on Windows version. Enter the…

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