Windows 10: Password for Shared Drive Solved

  1.    3 Weeks Ago #1

    Password for Shared Drive


    Win 10 recently did update. Since then I have been asked for a password to access a shared folder on our other computer. I don't know what password it wants. I have been using this shared folder for months, maybe years without a password. Where can I find it, change it, disable it?
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  2.    3 Weeks Ago #2

    Welcome to the forum. It needs user name and password of an user on the PC your connecting to ideally and administration user
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  3.    3 Weeks Ago #3

    The upgrade changes some settings in Network & Sharing Centre back to their default values.
    Open Network and Sharing Centre, Advanced sharing settings, and change the "all networks" section, turn on sharing, and turn off password-protected sharing.
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  4.    3 Weeks Ago #4

    Thank you!
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