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Apple Pro Training Series: OS X Server Essentials 10.10: Using and Supporting OS X Server on Yosemite by Ben Greisler, Arek Dreyer

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Lesson 12. Configuring the File Sharing Service

It is simple to use OS X Server to share files across a network for your users, whether they are using OS X, Windows, or iOS. These are the four basic steps:

  • Plan.

  • Configure accounts.

  • Configure the File Sharing service.

  • Monitor the server.

In this lesson, you will explore the challenges associated with file sharing and the issues to consider when setting up file sharing. The main focus of the lesson is on setting up shared folders, also called share points, with appropriate access settings based on standard Portable Operating System Interface  ...

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