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Setting Up a Computer as a File Server
Using a NetBIOS Network
You can send data using the following formats. A DNS server is required for the
You can also specify the user name in the address using the following formats:
- domain_name\user_name (up to 15 alphanumeric characters for the domain
name, and up to 20 for the user name)
- email@example.com (up to 128 characters in total)
Note that the latter is only applicable when sending to a Windows 2000/XP/Server
2003 computer that belongs to a domain containing Windows 2000/Server 2003
Samba 2.2.8a or later is supported.
In some environments, detailed settings may be required in order to use the
Samba. For details, consult your network administrator.
Log in to a workstation as a superuser ➞ set up the users who
access the Samba shared folder, and their passwords.
Set a user name not longer than 20 alphanumeric characters, and a password
not longer than 14 alphanumeric characters.
Set a recipient address using the control panel.
There are three methods for specifying the recipient address; selecting the
desired address from the list that appears when you press [Browse], searching
for the address by pressing [Host Search], or entering the address using the
keyboard on the touch panel display.
Sample recipient setting:
• Server side settings:
[Computer name]: swan
[Share Name]: share
Create a folder called 'Images' within share, and then specify Images as the
recipient for sending.