Configuring the Alfresco CIFS Server is normally not a big problem. However, in some setups with firewalls, routers, different clients, and Active Directory authentication it can be a little bit tricky. The following section takes you through how to setup the Alfresco CIFS Server on Windows and Linux in different setups, and it also gives some ideas on how to troubleshoot problems.
As with most other major components in the Alfresco platform, the CIFS server is configured and run as a subsystem. This subsystem is called the File Server subsystem and the default configuration for it can be found in the
file-servers.properties configuration file located in the