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Windows Missing Administrative Shares

Today I went to one of our customers and they were complaining about not being able to access admin shares on their clients’ computers. Admin shares are those following:

net share

 

 

 

 

 

 

Those shares worked when they were manually created, but they disappeared during next reboot. Solution was found by creating GPO to create followin registry key:

Reg key:

HKLM\\System\\CurrentControlSet\\Services\\LanmanServer\\Parameters\\AutoShareWks

Type: DWORD Value

Value: 1

When computer was rebooted all administrative shares were recreated and customer was happy 🙂

 

  1. August 19th, 2011 at 01:31 | #1

    I liked your article is an interesting technology
    thanks to google I found you

  2. September 1st, 2011 at 21:42 | #2

    @google
    I’m happy it helped you out.

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