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[ubuntu] unable to mount windowsshare: fstab problem

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I am having a problem with a windows share which I want to mount into a folder. I'm running ubuntu 12.04. I'm able to connect to this Windows share via the "Connect to Server" dialog, using the following information as input. server=server.name.de folder=/path/to/sharefolder domain name=AD\ username=shareusername password=sharepassword Now I want to mount it using the terminal, or better, automatically during boot. I created the folder /media/folder (smbfs is installed) and I modified my fstab by adding the following line: //server.name.de/path/to/sharefolder /media/folder cifs a (Hardware)