Samba server not visible from Win network

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http://serverfault.com – Samba 3.5 on Centos 6.3 Synopsis: I set up Samba on my linux host, but none of my Win machines on the subnet can see the host name. My host name (WOLTEST) does not show up in any of the Win network lists (net view, for example). So, \\WOLTEST\share-name comes back empty-handed I can ping the Linux ip address ( from the Win machines, but I cannot get to the share with \\\share-name. There are a few similar posts on ServerFault, but none helped. Here's the relevant parts of my smb.conf: [global] workgroup = LANGROUP server string = Samba Server Version %v se (HowTos)