SMB shared folder permission – user cannot connect but admin can Share on Facebook Post on reddit Tweet on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Home › Forums › Server Operating Systems › Windows Server 2008 / 2008 R2 › SMB shared folder permission – user cannot connect but admin can This topic has 2 replies, 3 voices, and was last updated 9 years, 7 months ago by Anonymous. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts techmobMember Jun 14, 2011 at 4:29 am #155056 Hi we have just been given a mac to get connected to our network (1st mac) i have joined the mac to the domain as it is seen in AD/Computers I have setup a path to a share smb://DC1/e$/Call%20Centre/Marketing%20Shared/SamMac The user has access to the Call Centre share on AD however we get a connection failed error you do not have permission to access DC1 if i use domain admin credentials we can get to the smb path no problems. to me it seems forwhatever reason that it is not allowing the user past the domain controller? any ideas anyone, not used to macs? thanks Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.