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#1 BoDEAN

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  • OS: Windows 8.1
  • Phone: Iphone

Posted 14 June 2013 - 15:37

I have a windows 8 Desktop on my network, and a Mac Air laptop.

How can I share/access files from both? I have files on my Mac that I want to move to my windows PC, and vice versa. Is there an easy way to do this?


#2 BeerFan

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Posted 15 June 2013 - 02:20

Well, the Windows sharing part is easy... not sure about the Mac sharing part.

http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1568

#3 Phantom Helix

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Posted 15 June 2013 - 02:26

Here is a much better list of several articles with updates up to Mountain Lion

http://support.apple...0file%20sharing

These in particular will help the most for what you want i think, you want SMB sharing

http://support.apple.com/kb/PH11156

http://support.apple.com/kb/PH10777

http://support.apple...iewlocale=en_US

and here is how to setup only certain folders for certain users

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1549


here is a good video as well really easy