Microsoft CIFS or SMB, whichever name you prefer to call the protocol, mounting these shares onto a CentOS 7 server or desktop is possible. Not just limited to shares hosted from Microsoft Windows, we can also mount shares from any network device that uses the SMB protocol. This includes just about any NAS device on the market.
Learn how to mount CIFS shares in Linux using the mount command and by modifying fstab.
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